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There's a Mighty Maelstrom at Saturn's North Pole

The incredible vortex of spiraling clouds that churns above Saturn’s north pole is seen in all its blood-red glory in this stunning image from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft.

April 29, 2013
7:34 PM EDT
False-color image of Saturn's northern pole as imaged by Cassini. | NASA/JPL-Caltech/SSI