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Lake on Titan winks from a billion km away

The Bad Astronomer (563217) writes | more than 4 years ago

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The Bad Astronomer writes "NASA's Cassini spacecraft took an image of Saturn's giant moon Titan earlier this year that serendipitously provides proof of liquid (probably methane) on its surface. The picture shows a glint of reflected sunlight off of a monster lake called Kraken Mare (larger than the Caspian Sea!). Scientists have been getting better and better evidence of liquid methane on Titan, but this is the first direct proof."
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Kraken Mare (1)

MichaelSmith (789609) | more than 4 years ago | (#30482000)

For some reason I have a bad feeling about that name.

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