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Cassini Eyes Possible New Moon Forming In Saturns Orbit

Cassini Eyes Possible New Moon Forming In Saturn's Orbit

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Newly released images from NASA’s Cassini probe have revealed the “birthing” of a tiny moon in orbit around Saturn. The images, taken exactly one year ago on Tuesday, showed evidence...

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2014-04-14 16:21:17

WASHINGTON, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Cassini spacecraft has documented the formation of a small icy object within the rings of Saturn that may be a new moon, and may also provide clues to the formation of the planet's known moons. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO Images taken with Cassini's narrow angle camera on April 15, 2013 show disturbances at the very edge of Saturn's A ring -- the outermost of the planet's large, bright rings. One...

2014-04-08 23:28:11

Fuzzy Logic have launched their new Kickstarter project aimed at raising development funds to create Titan Run. (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 The video game industry is highly competitive, with thousands of gaming products vying for supremacy in the market. Jason Ried of South Africa, however, believes they can create the ultimate video game. With cutting-edge technology and high fidelity visuals, this race through time is a unique experience for any gaming enthusiast. It’s called Titan Run...

2014-04-07 12:34:05

The only large-volume, flexible containers on the market that are not made with natural rubber latex, DEHP or PVC BETHLEHEM, Pa., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Braun Medical Inc. (B.Braun), a leader in infusion therapy and pain management, announced today the launch of a new 1.5% Glycine Irrigation USP TITAN XL 3L container. "This is the third launch within our growing line of safe, effective and eco-friendly fluid therapy products," said Rick Williamson, Vice President of...

2014-04-07 08:27:18

SEOUL, South Korea, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The makers of Titan: Olympus War set out to design a strategy/collectable card game (CCG) genre-bender for iOS, and the game's success thus far has been promising. Titan typically retails for $0.99, but in celebration of the game's early popularity, it is being offered free to download for a limited time. This is positive news for potential new players and for those who have already downloaded the game, as well. Photo -...

Ocean Inside Enceladus
2014-04-04 04:46:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The Cassini spacecraft and Deep Space Network have discovered evidence of a large underground ocean of liquid water on one of Saturn’s moons, suggesting that the satellite could be home to extraterrestrial microbes, according to research appearing in Friday’s edition of the journal Science. Marc Kaufman of National Geographic reports the ocean is located between the rocky core and a layer of thick ice on Enceladus , one of...

2014-04-03 16:20:19

WASHINGTON, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Cassini spacecraft and Deep Space Network have uncovered evidence Saturn's moon Enceladus harbors a large underground ocean of liquid water, furthering scientific interest in the moon as a potential home to extraterrestrial microbes. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO Researchers theorized the presence of an interior reservoir of water in 2005 when Cassini discovered water vapor and ice spewing from...

2014-04-01 12:32:41

Margit Kittridge to become Vice President, Head of Digital NEW YORK, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan, the leader in People in Transit advertising, has hired Margit Kittridge, the former Executive Director of Marketing and Digital Business Development at The Wall Street Journal Office Network, to lead its digital division. In a new position for Titan - Vice President, Head of Digital - Kittridge will be tasked with overseeing the ad firm's digital network as well as leading its...

2014-03-31 08:26:36

SEOUL, South Korea, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan: Olympus War launched in the iTunes app store recently. The game combines elements of collectible card games (CCG) and traditional strategy games with some truly groundbreaking social features. In Titan, players marshal the forces of Greek gods, heroes, and archons to build their own empire, and to defend their territory against usurpers. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140331/PH92369-a Photo -...

2014-03-25 16:21:00

GREENBELT, Md., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center's Visitor Center in Greenbelt, Md., will host a free public event celebrating the science and exploration of Saturn's largest moon, Titan. The free event will be held at the NASA Goddard Visitor's Center on Tuesday, Apr. 8, 2014, at 7 p.m. EDT. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO The hour-long event will feature a selection of talks and videos presented by experts from...

2014-03-21 08:20:28

Two veterans will embark on ultimate outdoor adventure in crowd-sourced project pickup truck KNOXVILLE, Tenn., March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nissan announced today its philanthropic initiative in support of Wounded Warrior Project(®) (WWP) for the next phase of "Project Titan," the automaker's second crowd-source vehicle program that will build the ultimate off-road capable full-size truck. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140321/CL87420LOGO With the help of Titan fans, the...


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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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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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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...

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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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The Planet Saturn -- in astronomy, 6th planet from the sun. Astronomical and Physical Characteristics of Saturn Saturn's orbit lies between those of Jupiter and Uranus; its mean distance from the sun is c.886 million mi (1.43 billion km), almost twice that of Jupiter, and its period of revolution is about 291/2 years. Saturn appears in the sky as a yellow, starlike object of the first magnitude. When viewed through a telescope, it is seen as a golden sphere, crossed by a series of...

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