In this post we’ll head further out into the solar system and look at two of Saturn’s moons, Enceladus and Titan.
Posts Tagged 'Saturn'
Tags: Astrobiology, Cassini–Huygens, Enceladus, Great Oxygenation Event, Saturn, Titan
Tags: Death Star, Endor (Star Wars), Mimas, Moons of Saturn, Saturn, Solar System, Space station, starwars
I’ll give you a clue, it totally ruined Alderaan’s day. It then became a lazy plot device in future films.
Pretty cool huh? Its actually one of Saturn’s moons called Mimas, and astronomers think it was hit by an object with just enough force to leave this huge crater, but not totally destroy the moon itself. Lunatics think it was made by aliens on purpose in order to… well I’m not sure, neither are the lunatics. They’re wrong though; they’re called lunatics for a reason.