Tag Archives: Cassini

Now is the Time to Observe Saturn

Image credit: NASA/JPL Cassini Spacecraft. If you’re a fan of the night sky, you’ve been noticing the trio of Jupiter, Saturn and Mars rising one at a time in the East as it’s been quite a treat for the past … Continue reading

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Jupiter Nears Opposition

Photo Credit: NASA/JPL/Cassini/Space Science Institute. See below for more information to include data and trackers. Those with telescopes and binoculars, now is the time to observe the King of the Planets. For many of you observations of Jupiter have already … Continue reading

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Goodbye Cassini, Thank You

Images credit & copyright: NASA/JPL. Many more images and links below. On October 15, 1997 a Titan IV (401)B lifted off from Cape Canaveral’s SLC-40 carrying what would become one of the most successful space probes in our history; Cassini. … Continue reading

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Now is the Time to Observe Saturn

Image credit & copyright: NASA/JPL Cassini Spacecraft. If you’re a fan of the night sky, you’ve been noticing the Saturn, Mars and Antares Trio as it’s been quite a treat for the past few months.  If you haven’t seen this … Continue reading

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Cassini; 10 Plus Years and Still Delivering

Images Credit & Copyright: NASA JPL Cassini Imaging Team. We’ve seen it before so we shouldn’t be surprised but this past week the folks at NASA’s Cassini Imaging Team delivered three gems in a row of the moons of Saturn … Continue reading

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THE SURREAL BECOMES REAL

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute/Cassini. Here’s a special treat today.  I was just thumbing through some images that I had from Cassini and I came across this wonder inspiring image taken by the Cassini spacecraft on January 11, … Continue reading

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ENCELADUS (ZOOM3-3)

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/JPL Cassini Mission. Well here it is…..this is where our journey to the surface of Saturn’s sixth largest moon Enceladus ends. This 7.5 mile diameter image of a section of the Baghdad sulcus was taken by … Continue reading

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