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By Richard B. Drumm on February 2, 2017 in

It is time for Cassini to say goodbye! But before it ends its mission, it will have a grand finale for us.

By WSH team on January 6, 2017 in

This week’s guest is Universe Today’s own astrojournalist Nancy Atkinson, who is celebrating the release of her first book “Incredible Stories From Space: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Missions Changing Our View of the Cosmos.”

By WSH team on June 28, 2013 in

Podcaster:  Amy Shira Teitel, David Dickinson, Alessondra Springmann

By WSH team on April 5, 2013 in

Podcaster: Nicole Gugliucci, Jason Major, Dr. Pamela Gay, Scott Lewis

By Kevin Grazier on November 12, 2009 in

Date: November 12, 2009 Title: Cassini/Huygens: Rewriting the Textbook on Saturn Podcaster: Kevin Grazier Links: Description: Cassini has given us a whole new view of Saturn, Titan, and other moons of this amazing and beautiful ringed world. Kevin Grazier from Cassini provides an overview of what has been learned so far from the […]

By Anne Verbiscer on November 2, 2009 in

Date: November 2, 2009 Title: Cassini’s Deepest Plume Passage: The “E7” Flyby of Enceladus Podcaster: Anne Verbiscer Organization: University of Virginia Astronomy Description: Today the Cassini Spacecraft makes its 7th flyby of Saturn’s enigmatic moon Enceladus. The trajectory takes the spacecraft deeper into the moon’s icy plumes than ever before, skimming a mere 100 kilometers […]

By Emily Lakdawalla on September 4, 2009 in

Date: September 4, 2009 Title: Saturn’s Rings Do a Disappearing Trick Podcaster: Emily Lakdawalla Organization: The Planetary Society Description: Today Earth crosses the plane of Saturn’s rings, a special event that happens only once every fifteen years. I’ll explain how ring plane crossings produce discoveries of moons, and why this year’s ring plane crossing […]

By David Seal on August 28, 2009 in

Date: August 28, 2009 Title: Saturn’s Moon Enceladus – Past, Present, and Future Podcaster: David Seal Organization: None Description: August 28th will be the 220th anniversary of William Herschel’s discovery of Saturn’s moon, Enceladus. Enceladus is rapidly becoming one of the most interesting bodies in the Solar System, due in large part to jets of […]