HOUSTON—NASA’s next New Frontiers planetary science mission, Dragonfly, will touch down on Saturn’s large moon Titan and fly a drone-like craft in its dense atmosphere and low gravity, the agency announced June 27. Titan is an icy realm laced with Earth-like geological surface features and a thick nitrogen atmosphere with a rich organic chemistry that may nurture habitable environments. The launch is planned for 2026 with arrival at Titan in 2034. Dragonfly will touch ...


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