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Hidden ocean on Saturn's moon bolsters life theory

Published April 04th 201402:20amfavorite?Body of water is the size of Lake Superior, second largest lake on Earth; could be source for alien microbesSaturn's moon Enceladus is home to an ocean of melted water beneath its surface, and could be a source ... [Published i24news - 19 hours ago]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Saturn Creating New Baby Moon Peggy In Its Icy Rings

Saturn may be in the midst of creating a new little icy moon, affectionately known as “Peggy”, within its rings, according to images from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft.The craft’s narrow-angle camera has spotted a disturbance at the very edge of the planet’s ... [Published Forbes.com - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Satellites, sensors recruited to rescue enigmatic ruins of Pompeii from total ruin

The ruins of ancient Pompeii will be monitored by satellites and sensors in an attempt to stop the UNESCO world heritage site from total ruin.Finmeccanica , a state-controlled tech group, will help train staff and donate its technology for free for three ... [Published thestar.com.my - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Underground lake on Saturn’s moon hints at possible alien life

Saturn’s moon Enceladus is home to a huge reservoir of melted water beneath its surface, and could be a source for alien microbes, scientists said on Thursday.The first measurements of the subsurface water at the south pole of the small and icy moon were ... [Published thestar.com.my - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Landscape Similar to Earth's Beaches Photographed on Titan

Astronomers operating the NASA Cassini spacecraft were recently able to capture this beautiful radar image of dunes on the surface of Titan, the largest moon in orbit around Saturn. Though known for its similarities to our world, this celestial body usually ... [Published Softpedia - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Hidden ocean inside Saturn moon?

Washington Saturn's moon Enceladus is home to an ocean of melted water beneath its surface, and could be a source for alien microbes, scientists said. The first measurements of the subsurface water at the south pole of the small and icy moon were made ... [Published Mumbai Mirror - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 8 reports

Hidden ocean on Saturn's moon bolsters life theory

WASHINGTON - Saturn's moon Enceladus is home to an ocean of melted water beneath its surface, and could be a source for alien microbes, scientists said on Thursday. The first measurements of the subsurface water at the south pole of the small and icy ... [Published ENCA - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Satellites and sensors to halt crumbling of Italy's Pompeii

ROME (Reuters) - The ruins of ancient Pompeii will be monitored by satellites and sensors under an agreement with Italian defense and technology group Finmeccanica to try to stop the UNESCO world heritage site from crumbling.The state-controlled group ... [Published Hartford Courant - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Prometheus' Handiwork

Saturn’s moon Prometheus orbits near some of its handiwork in the F ring.Prometheus (53 miles, or 86 kilometers across) and its partner Pandora gravitationally sculpt and maintain the narrow F ring.Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science InstituteThis ... [Published Space Fellowship - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

FINMECCANICA : Second Generation COSMO-SkyMed for Poland

Second Generation COSMO-SkyMed for Poland A major milestone for the Italian space industryThe Italian and Polish Ministries of Defence signed yesterday an agreement in Warsaw ratifying the details of the participation of Poland in the Second Generation ... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Four Moons

Two pairs of moons make a rare joint appearance. The F ring’s shepherd moons, Prometheus and Pandora, appear just inside and outside of the F ring (the thin faint ring furthest from Saturn). Meanwhile, farther from Saturn the co-orbital moons Janus (near ... [Published Space Fellowship - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 3 reports

Experience 15 Minutes Of 'Frame' From NASA's Cassini

Image Caption: To help mark its 10th anniversary of exploring Saturn, its moons and rings, NASA's Cassini mission invites the public to transform images from the spacecraft for posting on an amateur image page. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech[ Watch The Video: ... [Published Red Orbit - Mar 17 2014]

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"Material from Enceladus' south polar jets contains salty water and organic molecules, the basic chemical ingredients for life" said Linda Spilker, Cassini project scientist at NASA
"We have not seen anything like this before," said Carl Murray of Queen Mary University of London, the report's lead author. "We may be looking at the act of birth, where this object is just leaving the rings and heading off to be a moon in its own right."
"The Cassini gravity measurements show a negative gravity anomaly at"

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Hidden ocean on Saturn's moon bolsters life theory [Published i24news - 19 hours ago]
Saturn Creating New Baby Moon Peggy In Its Icy ... [Published Forbes.com - Apr 15 2014]
Is Saturn making a new moon? [Published EarthSky - Apr 15 2014]
NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Captures Icy Object W... [Published Auto World News - Apr 15 2014]
[tt] (NASA) Deep Ocean Detected Inside Saturn's... [Published TranshumanTech - Apr 15 2014]
NASA Cassini Images May Reveal Birth of New Sat... [Published WTNZ - Apr 14 2014]
NASA Cassini Images May Reveal Birth of New Sat... [Published BusinessWeek - Apr 14 2014]
Satellites, sensors recruited to rescue enigmat... [Published thestar.com.my - Apr 09 2014]
Underground lake on Saturn’s moon hints at poss... [Published thestar.com.my - Apr 08 2014]
Landscape Similar to Earth's Beaches Photograph... [Published Softpedia - Apr 07 2014]
Hidden ocean inside Saturn moon? [Published Mumbai Mirror - Apr 04 2014]
Enceladus Ocean: Water On Saturn's Moon Confirmed [Published Huffington Post Canada - Apr 04 2014]
Hidden ocean on Saturn's moon bolsters life theory [Published ENCA - Apr 04 2014]
Subsurface sea found on Saturn’s moon Enceladus [Published The Hindu - Apr 04 2014]
Hidden ocean on Saturn’s moon bolsters life theory [Published Malay Mail - Apr 04 2014]
NASA Discovers Sea on Saturn Moon [Published The Guardian Express - Apr 04 2014]
New discovery! Liquid ocean hidden under Saturn... [Published Salon - Apr 03 2014]
Saturn's Moon Enceladus Has Huge Ocean Deep Und... [Published Huffington Post UK - Apr 03 2014]
Cassini Spacecraft Discovery: An Ocean Lies Und... [Published International Science Times - Apr 03 2014]
Hidden ocean on Saturn's moon bolsters life theory [Published Business Standard India - Apr 03 2014]
NASA Space Assets Detect Ocean Inside Saturn Moon [Published TheStreet.com - Apr 03 2014]
NASA Space Assets Detect Ocean inside Saturn Moon [Published PR Newswire - Apr 03 2014]
NASA Space Assets Detect Ocean inside Saturn Moon [Published FinanzNachrichten.de - Apr 03 2014]
Cassini reports sub-surface ocean on Enceladus [Published EurekAlert! - Apr 03 2014]
Gravity measurements confirm subsurface ocean o... [Published EurekAlert! - Apr 03 2014]
NASA Cassini spacecraft finds sign of subsurfac... [Published Washington Post - Apr 03 2014]
Satellites and sensors to halt crumbling of Ita... [Published Hartford Courant - Apr 03 2014]
Prometheus' Handiwork [Published Space Fellowship - Mar 31 2014]
THALES : Alenia Space-built Sentinel-1A, the fi... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 31 2014]
FINMECCANICA : Second Generation COSMO-SkyMed f... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 26 2014]
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Is Saturn making a new moon? [Published EarthSky - Apr 15 2014]
The disturbance visible at the outer edge of Saturn’s A ring in this image from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft results from gravitational effects on ring particles by an object that may be replaying the birth process of icy moons. Cassini’s narrow-angle ...
[tt] (NASA) Deep Ocean Detected Inside Saturn's... [Published TranshumanTech - Apr 15 2014]
[ http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2014/03apr_deepocean/ ] (... links deleted ...) Deep Ocean Detected Inside Saturn's Moon (...) April 3, 2014: NASA's Cassini spacecraft and Deep Space Network haveuncovered evidence that ...
Crescent Saturn [Published EarthSky - Mar 19 2014]
View larger. | Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute Cassini spacecraft cameras took this image of planet Saturn, which appears as only a thin, lit crescent, broken only by the shadows of its rings. It’s a view of Saturn you can’t ...
Another View of Saturn's Surprisingly Hexagonal... [Published Little Green Footballs - Jan 16 2014]
Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute Earth's jet stream is a subject of intense interest and concern thanks to its effects on our weather. Saturn's polar jet stream, seen here, causes no such worries for Earthlings, so we can simply ...
NASA's Space-Based Map Pinpoints Typhoon Haiyan... [Published Mashable! - Nov 14 2013]
NASA is pitching in on the effort to survey the damage caused by Typhoon Haiyan. The agency released a map Wednesday which aims to help rescue workers focus their efforts by showing the specific locations hit hardest by the storm Haiyan, which ...
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