The Mysterious Dusty Plasma Plumes of Saturn’s Moon Enceladus

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The Cassini-Huygens mission uncovered some strange phenomena on Saturn’s moon Enceladus. Located far from Sol and an unlikely candidate to find liquid water, scientists found that it actually shoots plumes of water into space.

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NASA Makes Earth’s Oceans Look like Van Gogh’s Starry Night

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This incredible visualization of the Earth and its oceans was created by the Scientific Visualization Studio at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center. It’s called Perpetual Ocean and allows the visualization of the surface of the oceans over a 30-month period, between June 2005 and December 2007.

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