Magical Views of Titan and it’s Atmosphere

Titan - the largest of Saturn's moons and a place of mystery, suggested it could be a mini deep frozen early Earth, with lakes of liquid Methane and a thick atmosphere these shots show the magic of this mysterious world.   http://astronomyblog.tumblr.com/post/170473772681/titan-is-primarily-composed-of-water-ice-and-rocky Credit: Astronomy Blog on Tumblr and NASA   Planet Simon   Also find … Continue reading Magical Views of Titan and it’s Atmosphere

NASA Finds Moon of Saturn Has Chemical That Could Form ‘Membranes’

NASA scientists have definitively detected the chemical acrylonitrile in the atmosphere of Saturn’s moon Titan, a place that has long intrigued scientists investigating the chemical precursors of life. On Earth, acrylonitrile, also known as vinyl cyanide, is useful in the manufacture of plastics. Under the harsh conditions of Saturn’s largest moon, this chemical is thought … Continue reading NASA Finds Moon of Saturn Has Chemical That Could Form ‘Membranes’