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What Were Galileo's Best Debates?

What Were Galileo's Best Debates?<p>Updated on October 8, 2017<p>I cannot summarize the conflicts of Galileo’s life as well as Sherwood Taylor. From the …

Physics Before Galileo

Physics Before Galileo<p>Updated on December 20, 2017<p>13th Century<p>One important aspect of science is its ability to stand up to repeated testing of the …

Why Was Galileo Charged With Heresy?

Why Was Galileo Charged With Heresy?<p>Updated on October 18, 2017<p>The Decree of 1616<p>Not too long after he wrote to friends over recent troubles with …

What Were Galileo's Contributions to Astronomy?

What Were Galileo's Contributions to Astronomy?<p>Updated on September 9, 2017<p>Galileo had three big aspects to his professional life. One was his …

What Were Galileo's Contributions to Physics?

What Were Galileo's Contributions to Physics?<p>Updated on September 20, 2017<p>The Beginning<p>To fully understand Galileo's accomplishments in physics, it …

NASA can't explain why an island on this mysterious moon has disappeared

Scientists were stunned upon discovering an island on Saturn's largest moon, Titan, in July of 2013. However, when the Cassini spacecraft returned in January 2015, the "magic island" had vanished.<p><i>Produced by Jenner Deal. Original Reporting by Jessica Orwig.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Twitter

NASA tries to shed light on mysterious geyser on Saturn's moon

NASA's Cassini spacecraft is doing some serious stargazing today. It will orient itself to have an ideal view as a famous star passes behind the icy plume shooting out of Saturn's moon Enceladus.<p>Cassini has been cruising around Saturn's neighborhood for over a decade now. One of its biggest …

Right place, right tools—Cassini spacecraft captures interstellar dust grains

Provides insight into the makeup of the interstellar cloud that formed the Sun.<p>The composition of the dust between stars in our galaxy provides a …

Lakes Through the Haze (annotated) – Cassini Legacy: 1997-2017

Using a special spectral filter, the high-resolution camera aboard NASA's Cassini spacecraft was able to peer through the hazy atmosphere of Saturn's …

What the heck happened to Saturn's outer ring?

In a post titled "Not Guilty," NASA explored briefly the mystery of a type of disturbance in the outer-most ring of Saturn, the F ring.<p>The not-guilty party is the planet's small moon Pandora (seen close to the ring, looking guilty) ... though it can cause disturbances in the F ring. So, what caused …

Titan's Highest Mountain Found By Cassini Spacecraft

Titan is one of Saturn’s most remarkable moons. Unlike many of the gas giant’s 62 satellites, it isn’t merely a rocky object captured by the planet’s …

The Cassini-Huygens Space Probe and Its Mission to Explore Saturn and Its Rings

The Cassini-Huygens Space Probe and Its Mission to Explore Saturn and Its Rings<p>Updated on March 8, 2018<p>Launch and Journey to Saturn<p>Before …

Cassini's Discoveries and Flybys of Phoebe, Hyperion, Dione, and Other Saturn Moons

Cassini's Discoveries and Flybys of Phoebe, Hyperion, Dione, and Other Saturn Moons<p>Updated on November 3, 2017<p>In 1610, fresh off his recent …

What Has Cassini-Huygens Discovered on Titan?

What Has Cassini-Huygens Discovered on Titan?<p>Updated on April 25, 2018<p>Titan has captivated people since its discovery by Christiaan Huygens in 1656. …