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Cassini's Stunning View of Titan's Great Lakes: Big Pic

NASA's Saturn orbiter, the Cassini spacecraft, has has a stunning glimpse into Titan's thick atmosphere, revealing its vast lakes of liquid methane and ethane, plus possible analogs of terrestrial salt flats.

October 23, 2013
4:21 PM EDT
This false-color mosaic, made from infrared data collected by NASA's Cassini spacecraft, reveals the differences in the composition of surface materials around hydrocarbon lakes at Titan, Saturn's largest moon (annotated). Click to see hi-res version. | NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Arizona/University of Idaho