The Big Picture: Enceladus

The Big Picture: Enceladus

The Big Picture: Enceladus

Bad Astronomy
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Oct. 24 2008 4:00 PM

The Big Picture: Enceladus

Enceladus from Cassini

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Enceladus is a small moon of Saturn, and Cassini has been sending back totally incredible images of it. The one above I hadn't seen before, and it's spectacular! Those little nodules of ice are actually a couple of hundred meters across. Go look at the rest of them. Seriously, wow.