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High-Altitude Methane Cloud Detected In The Stratosphere Of

High-Altitude Methane Cloud Detected In The Stratosphere Of Saturn’s Moon Titan

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists have unexpectedly identified a high-altitude methane ice cloud floating above the north pole of Saturn’s moon Titan – a cloud that is similar to the exotic clouds found far...

Latest Titan Stories

2014-10-23 20:20:38

Partnership to Explore the Benefits of Beacon Technology for Transit Authorities, Consumers and Brands CHICAGO and NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) has announced an expanded pilot test of beacon technology in partnership with Titan, the leader in transit-based traditional and digital out-of-home advertising. A secure, closed network of Gimbal Bluetooth Smart beacons will be installed at some rail stations throughout the City of Chicago, where Titan...

2014-10-22 16:21:26

GREENBELT, Md., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New maps of Saturn's moon Titan reveal large patches of trace gases shining brightly near the north and south poles. These regions are curiously shifted off the poles, to the east or west, so that dawn is breaking over the southern region while dusk is falling over the northern one. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO The pair of patches was spotted by a NASA-led international team of researchers...

2014-10-21 12:24:30

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lindstrom, a Harbour Group company, acquired the assets of Titan Fastener Products, Inc., Jeff Fox, Harbour Group's chairman and chief executive officer, announced today. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Titan Fasteners provides over 45,000 different packaged products to its fastener and industrial distributor customers from its headquarters in Brunswick, Ga. and additional facilities in Chicago, Ill. "We view Titan as the...

2014-10-16 08:24:59

QUINCY, Ill., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Maurice Taylor, Titan International, Inc. (NYSE: TWI) Chairman and CEO. I have just finished traveling to farms on the West coast, the Midwest and the Titan Voltyre-Prom facility in Russia. There's no question farmers are going to have record crops in corn and soybeans. One of Titan's larger farmers in Ohio told me it was unbelievable the yields he is seeing in corn and soybeans. In fields that were not his best,...

titan southern polar vortex
2014-10-02 06:30:31

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Analysis of data collected by NASA’s Cassini mission has revealed the presence of a large, cold, toxic cloud swirling above the south pole of Saturn’s moon Titan, according to research published in the October 2 edition of the journal Nature. According to the US space agency, scientists from the Leiden Observatory in the Netherlands, the SRON Netherlands Institute for Space Research, the University of Bristol’s School of Earth...

2014-10-01 12:22:10

NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan, the leader in transit-based digital out-of-home advertising, announced today that its Transit Network has been added to Nielsen's quarterly Place-Based Video Report. The latest edition of the report which covers Q2 2014 is distributed to Nielsen's subscribing clients this week. As indicated in the new Nielsen report, transit stations deliver captive audiences at scale with long dwell time. The average dwell time measured for Titan's...

converted PNM file
2014-09-30 05:09:22

Preston Dyches, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory NASA's Cassini spacecraft is monitoring the evolution of a mysterious feature in a large hydrocarbon sea on Saturn's moon Titan. The feature covers an area of about 100 square miles (260 square kilometers) in Ligeia Mare, one of the largest seas on Titan. It has now been observed twice by Cassini's radar experiment, but its appearance changed between the two apparitions. The mysterious feature, which appears bright in radar images against...

2014-09-25 23:02:13

CloudConnect, a new program by Titan Cloud Software, unites best-in-class petroleum equipment, software, and service providers on a single, open, secure cloud platform. Brentwood, TN (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Titan Cloud Software announced today the introduction of its CloudConnect program. CloudConnect integrates the world’s leading petroleum equipment manufacturers, technology companies, and service providers on a common business-process platform to better serve the retail fuel...

2014-09-18 08:21:51

Out-Of-Home Advertising Firm Resumes Partnership with Sound Transit SEATTLE and NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After a competitive process, Titan has been awarded a new 10-year contract for the exclusive rights to transit advertising on behalf of Sound Transit. Titan previously represented Sound Transit from 2006 to 2009 and looks forward to resuming the relationship with the prominent transit agency that serves the people of Central Puget Sound. Commencing on October 1,...

2014-09-10 08:28:09

Play for Free or Buy All Content for a Low, One-Time Price AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Indie developer Wyrmbyte today announced that it has changed the business model for its free-to-play MOBA, Dragons & Titans, by removing all microtransactions in the game, so that the game is truly skill-based and can not be confused as pay-to-win. This announcement comes hot on the heels of several huge game improvements that were implemented recently including a more user...


Latest Titan Reference Libraries

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Pisces (fish) Constellation -- Location: Zodiac constellation, visible from both Hemispheres; Coordinates: Right Ascension: 01h; Declination: +15; Source: Ancient, Middle East and eastern Mediterranean, also Greek and Roman mythology. The constellations that are included in the Zodiac - the 12 constellations recognized by Babylonian astronomers through which our Sun, moon, and planets appeared to travel during the course of a year - are considered to be among the oldest sky patterns...

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Draco (dragon or serpent) Constellation -- Location: Northern Hemisphere; Coordinates: Right Ascension: 17h; Declination: +65; Source: Creation and dragon myths from Greek, Roman, eastern Mediterranean, Middle East, Indian and Norse cultures Two circumstances lie behind the multitude of myths associated with Draco. First, due to the precession of the Earth, Draco's star Thuban was the pole star approximately 4000 years ago. It would have seemed to ancient sky watchers that the Earth...

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Cassini-Huygens Mission -- The Cassini unmanned space probe is intended to study Saturn and its moons. It was launched on October 15, 1997 and is estimated to enter Saturn's orbit on July 1, 2004. The mission is a joined NASA/ESA project. Cassini's principal objectives are to: -- determine the three-dimensional structure and dynamical behavior of the rings -- determine the composition of the satellite surfaces and the geological history of each object -- determine the nature and...

Saturn's Moon Hyperion
2004-10-19 04:45:41

Saturn's moon Hyperion -- Hyperion is a moon of Saturn discovered by Bond and Lassell in 1848. It is the largest highly irregular (non-spherical) body in the solar system (Proteus is quite a bit larger but is almost spherical). It seems likely that Hyperion is a fragment of a larger body that was broken by a large impact in the distant past. The largest crater on its surface is approximately 120 kilometers in diameter and 10 kilometers deep. Like most of Saturn's moons, Hyperion's low...

Saturn's Moon Titan
2004-10-19 04:45:41

Saturn's moon Titan -- Titan is the planet Saturn's largest moon. It is larger than either of the planets Mercury or Pluto and is the second-largest moon in the solar system after Ganymede (it was originally thought to be slightly larger than Ganymede, but recent observations have shown that its thick atmosphere caused overestimation of its diameter). Titan was discovered on March 25, 1655 by the Dutch astronomer Christian Huygens, making it one of the first non-terrestrial moons to be...

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