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Titan lake-levels change due to Earth-like seasonal evaporation


July 16th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): The water level of lakes on Earth rises and falls with the seasons and with longer-term climate changes, as precipitation, evaporation, and runoff add and remove liquid. Now ... Read more...

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Hints of life on Saturn’s moon Titan


June 4th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 4 (ANI): Cassini orbiter has discovered hints of life on Saturn's moon Titan.Titan is too cold to support liquid water on its surface, but some scientists suggest exotic life-forms could ... Read more...

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Is Saturn’s moon Titan home to some kind of exotic life form?


June 4th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): Complex chemical activity on the surface of Saturn's moon Titan has baffled scientists. While some think it's non-biological chemistry, others believe there might exist some primitive, exotic form ... Read more...

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Life on Saturn’s moon would have been strange, smelly and explosive


April 13th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 13 (ANI): Had life evolved on the frozen surface of Saturn's moon, Titan, it would have been strange, smelly and explosive compared to life on Earth, according to a research.Astrobiologist ... Read more...

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Computer simulations to shed new light on origins of liquids found on Titan


January 23rd, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 23 (ANI): A scientist from the University of Arkansas, US, has received funding from NASA to simulate conditions found on Saturn's moon Titan to help better understand the origins of ... Read more...

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“Boat” could explore alien seas of Saturn’s moon Titan in future


December 21st, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 21 (ANI): A scientific team is all set to submit to NASA a daring proposal to try to put a "boat" down on a sea of Saturn's moon Titan.According to ... Read more...

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Fog discovered on Saturn’s largest moon Titan


December 20th, 2009 - 3:39 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 20 (IANS) US scientists have discovered fog moving across the south pole of Saturn's largest moon, Titan. Titan looks to be the only place in the solar system aside from ... Read more...

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Scientists discover fog on Saturn’s largest moon


December 19th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 19 (IANS) Saturn's largest moon, Titan, looks to be the only place in the solar system - aside from our planet, with copious quantities of liquid, largely liquid methane and ... Read more...

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Fog discovered on Saturn’s moon Titan


December 19th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 19 (ANI): Scientists have found evidence for the presence of fog on Saturn's moon Titan.Planetary astronomer Mike Brown of the California Institute of Technology, details evidence that Titan's south pole ... Read more...

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How Titan’s ice erodes easily


December 16th, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 16 (ANI): A new research has determined that Saturn's moon Titan's ice is stronger than most bedrock found on earth, yet it is more brittle, causing it to erode more ... Read more...

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Scientists see storm brewing over Titan’s tropical desert


August 13th, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 13 (ANI): A new research has discovered significant cloud formation within the tropical zone near the equator of Saturn's largest moon, Titan, which is evidence that the parched, dry desert ... Read more...

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Titan’s squashed shape hints at vast reserves of liquid methane beneath its surface


April 3rd, 2009 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 3 (ANI): A new study has suggested that Saturn's moon Titan is surprisingly non-spherical, and is squashed at its poles, suggesting it may hide vast reserves of liquid methane beneath ... Read more...

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Slushy water on Titan may be proof of volcanism


March 30th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 30 (ANI): New radar images from NASA's Cassini probe have suggested that slushy water from a hidden ocean may be pooling onto the icy surface of Saturn's moon Titan, thus ... Read more...

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Hydrocarbon rains may fill lakes in Titan


January 30th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 30 (ANI): Recent images from NASAs Cassini spacecraft affirm the presence of lakes of liquid hydrocarbons in Titan, by capturing changes in the lakes brought on by rainfall.For several ... Read more...

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Methane based rocket thruster might power next moon mission


November 16th, 2007 - 6:43 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 16 (ANI): A aerospace company has successfully tested a rocket thruster, which might be used to power the engine of the Apollo 11 lunar lander on its next mission to ... Read more...

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Its raining methane in Xanadu on Titan


November 14th, 2007 - 2:07 am ICT by admin
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