An ocean on Saturn’s moon could hold life

Alien life may be thriving in a warm underground ocean on Saturn’s icy moon Enceladus, research suggests. Scientists say tidal forces could have kept the sea liquid for billions of years, enough for organisms to have developed. This year NASA spacecraft Cassini found the first evidence of chemical reactions deep

Cassini spacecraft plunges into Saturn, ends 20-year mission

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft is no more: It disintegrated in the skies above Saturn early Friday, following a remarkable journey of 20 years. Confirmation of Cassini’s expected demise came about 7:55 a.m. EDT. That’s when radio signals from the spacecraft — a final burst of scientific data — came to an abrupt

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft just began its death dive into Saturn

NASA’s incredibly successful Cassini probe has delivered a wealth of information about Saturn and its many moons during its 13+ years hanging around the planet, but all good things must come to an end. An end is exactly what Cassini will experience in September when it burns up in Saturn’s