NASA’s Cassini Finds New Ocean On Saturn’s Moon Enceladus

Credit: NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory—California Institute of Technology
Saturn’s ice-covered moon Enceladus appears to host a global subsurface ocean—rather than a regional underground sea—that fuels geyserlike eruptions from its south pole, according to an analysis of imagery from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft. The findings, reported in the journal Icarus, are based on a...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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