Casinni News


Mission Press Releases

  • Ranking Member Johnson’s Opening Statement for Radioisotope Production and Lessons from Cassini Hearing
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - Wednesday, October 4, 2017
    Posted on: 10/4/2017 5:27:08 PM PDT

  • Ranking Member Bera’s Opening Statement for Radioisotope Production and Lessons from Cassini Hearing
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Democrats - Wednesday, October 4, 2017
    Posted on: 10/4/2017 3:29:27 PM PDT

  • OPTIS: Physical Simulation Reveals the True Face of Titan
    Optis - Monday, September 25, 2017
    Posted on: 9/25/2017 4:50:46 PM PDT

  • Cassini Concludes Pioneering Mission at Saturn
    European Space Agency - Friday, September 15, 2017
    Posted on: 9/16/2017 12:53:44 AM PDT

  • Aerojet Rocketdyne Propulsion Guides Cassini on its Grand Finale at Saturn
    Aerojet Rocketdyne - Friday, September 15, 2017
    Posted on: 9/15/2017 11:04:48 PM PDT

  • Cassini Vastly Expanded Our Knowledge, Expert Says
    Northwestern University - Friday, September 15, 2017
    Posted on: 9/15/2017 11:03:20 PM PDT

  • Last Call: General Dynamics Radio Sends Final Message from Cassini Spacecraft to Earth
    General Dynamics - Friday, September 15, 2017
    Posted on: 9/15/2017 11:02:19 PM PDT

  • Cassini Spacecraft Demise is Bittersweet for PSI's Hansen
    Planetary Science Institute - Thursday, September 14, 2017
    Posted on: 9/14/2017 3:47:23 PM PDT

  • Cassini's 'Last Breath of Data' from 1.5 Billion Kilometers Away
    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation - Tuesday, September 12, 2017
    Posted on: 9/13/2017 12:20:29 AM PDT

  • Physical Simulation Reveals the True Face of Titan
    Optis - Tuesday, September 12, 2017
    Posted on: 9/12/2017 11:44:16 PM PDT

  • After Cassini: Pondering the Saturn Mission's Legacy
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, September 7, 2017
    Posted on: 9/8/2017 12:06:47 AM PDT

  • Public Invited to NASA Goddard to Celebrate the Cassini Mission Grand Finale Event
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Wednesday, September 6, 2017
    Posted on: 9/6/2017 2:47:31 PM PDT

  • Saturn Plunge Nears for Cassini Spacecraft
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Tuesday, August 29, 2017
    Posted on: 8/29/2017 6:28:41 PM PDT

  • NASA Announces Cassini End-of-Mission Media Activities
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, August 24, 2017
    Posted on: 8/25/2017 12:23:57 AM PDT

  • In a Cosmic Hit-and-Run, Icy Saturn Moon May Have Flipped
    Cornell University - Thursday, June 1, 2017
    Posted on: 6/1/2017 2:23:02 PM PDT

  • Deciphering the fluid floorplan of a planet
    American Association for the Advancement of Science - Thursday, May 18, 2017
    Posted on: 5/19/2017 1:35:53 AM PDT

  • Saturn Spacecraft Toting CU Boulder Instrument Starts Swan Song
    University of Colorado at Boulder - Wednesday, April 26, 2017
    Posted on: 4/26/2017 8:04:54 PM PDT

  • SwRI scientists discover evidence for a habitable region within Saturn's moon Enceladus
    Southwest Research Institute - Monday, April 17, 2017
    Posted on: 4/17/2017 3:37:32 PM PDT

  • Cassini Spacecraft Orbiting Saturn Is Not Affected by Hypothetical Planet 9
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Friday, April 8, 2016
    Posted on: 4/9/2016 1:47:29 AM PDT

  • Computer model explains sustained eruptions on icy moon of Saturn
    University of Chicago - Monday, March 28, 2016
    Posted on: 3/28/2016 8:36:29 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Rotation of a rigid satellite with a fluid component. A new light onto Titan's obliquity
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 18, 2017
    Posted on: 9/19/2017 12:12:22 AM PDT

  • Tidal synchronization of an anelastic multi-layered body. Titan's synchronous rotation
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 5, 2017
    Posted on: 7/5/2017 10:55:28 PM PDT

  • Tidal viscosity of Enceladus
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 5, 2017
    Posted on: 7/5/2017 10:53:10 PM PDT

  • Long-term Evolution and Stability of Saturnian Small Satellites: Aegaeon, Methone, Anthe, and Pallene
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 20, 2017
    Posted on: 6/20/2017 2:12:30 PM PDT

  • Dynamical Evolution of the Debris after Catastrophic Collision around Saturn
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - May 23, 2017
    Posted on: 5/23/2017 2:44:56 PM PDT

  • Bubble streams in Titan's seas as product of liquid N2-CH4-C2H6 cryogenic mixture
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - May 2, 2017
    Posted on: 5/2/2017 4:20:16 PM PDT

  • Wind Shear and Turbulence on Titan: Huygens Analysis
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 20, 2017
    Posted on: 4/20/2017 5:55:23 PM PDT

  • Bouncing on Titan: Motion of the Huygens Probe in the Seconds After Landing
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 3, 2017
    Posted on: 2/3/2017 3:06:51 PM PDT

  • Geomorphologic Mapping of Titan's Polar Terrains: Constraining Surface Processes and Landscape Evolution
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 5, 2016
    Posted on: 8/5/2016 3:11:36 PM PDT

  • The Origin and Evolution of Saturn, with Exoplanet Perspective
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 15, 2016
    Posted on: 6/15/2016 4:14:21 AM PDT

  • The Evolution and Internal Structure of Jupiter and Saturn with Compositional Gradients
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 7, 2016
    Posted on: 6/7/2016 3:55:01 PM PDT

  • Suprathermal electrons at Saturn's bow shock
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 7, 2016
    Posted on: 6/7/2016 3:54:17 PM PDT

  • Observational Constraints on Planet Nine: Cassini Range Observations
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 18, 2016
    Posted on: 4/18/2016 1:29:58 PM PDT

  • Radial profiles of the Phoebe ring, a vast debris disk around Saturn
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 14, 2016
    Posted on: 4/14/2016 4:39:24 PM PDT

  • Search for Methane Isotope Fractionation Due to Rayleigh Distillation on Titan
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 11, 2016
    Posted on: 4/11/2016 1:59:38 PM PDT

  • NASA PDS Cassini Data Release 45
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - April 10, 2016
    Posted on: 4/10/2016 9:30:55 PM PDT

  • Size distribution of particles in Saturn's rings, missed moonlets and misinterpretation of Chariklo rings
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 5, 2016
    Posted on: 4/5/2016 4:30:53 PM PDT

  • Radar scattering of linear dunes and mega-yardangs: Application to Titan
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 27, 2016
    Posted on: 2/27/2016 5:48:58 PM PDT

  • Resonance locking as the source of rapid tidal migration in the Jupiter and Saturn moon systems
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 25, 2016
    Posted on: 1/25/2016 8:51:06 PM PDT

  • NASA PDS Cassini Data Release 44
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - January 11, 2016
    Posted on: 1/11/2016 2:51:41 PM PDT