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See Cassini's heart-stirring final look at Saturn's moon Dione

The Cassini spacecraft says its goodbyes to icy Dione in stunning style with some of the best images of the moon ever taken.

By 22 August 2015

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NASA shoots for Saturn's moons with dazzling Cassini views (pictures)

Saturn has over 50 named moons and NASA's Cassini spacecraft is busy frolicking among them, sending back eye-catching images of these far-off celestial bodies.

13 Images By 16 December 2015

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NASA's Enceladus flyby: Cassini to dive through icy spray of Saturn's moon

The warm interior ocean of this moon of Saturn is bursting through its surface and the spacecraft plans to dive-bomb the satellite for a sip.

By 15 October 2015

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Saturn's moon Dione seen in glorious Cassini images (pictures)

NASA's Cassini spacecraft got up close and personal with Saturn's fascinating moon Dione, revealing dramatic portraits of the icy alien satellite.

9 Images By 22 August 2015

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Saturn's icy moons: From Voyager to Cassini (pictures)

NASA unveiled a set of fascinating color maps of some of Saturn's biggest icy moons, improving on a previous set of images captured by the Voyager spacecrafts decades ago.

12 Images By 11 December 2014

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Cassini peeks up Jupiter's skirt

Back in 2000, Cassini took a rare shot of Jupiter from directly underneath the Giant Planet's south pole -- red spot and all.

By 10 December 2014

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Sunrise on Saturn: Cassini spies dawn on an alien planet

The shifting of Saturn's short days is on display in a NASA image of sunrise on the ringed planet, one of many dazzling portraits captured by the Cassini spacecraft.

By 11 November 2014

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Cassini snaps rare pic of three of Saturn's moons

A rare picture snapped by Saturn probe Cassini shows three of the planet's moons -- all of which are very different from each other.

By 25 September 2014

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Forget spotting pandas. Can you see the third moon in this NASA pic?

Forget pandas. NASA's Cassini spacecraft caught a stunning view of Saturn's rings along with three of the planet's moons. Two are easy to locate. Can you find the third?

By 5 January 2016

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NASA spies 'cosmic bull's-eye' as two moons line up perfectly

Two of Saturn's many moons line up for a special Cassini spacecraft photo op as they strike a pose with rings against a backdrop of the blackness of space.

By 16 December 2015