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Saturn’s Large Moon Titan is Drifting Away 100 Times Faster Than Anyone Knew

Saturn’s large moon Titan is drifting away 100 times faster than anyone knew

See the original article here: Saturn’s large moon Titan is drifting away 100 times faster than anyone knew Titan orbiting Saturn, as seen by the Cassini spacecraft on May 12, 2012. Image via NASA/ JPL-Caltech/ Space Science Institute. Researchers knew that Saturn’s largest moon, Titan , is gradually moving away from its planet, just as Earth’s moon is slowly orbiting

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Saturn’s Moon Titan Is Drifting Off Into Space, NASA Says

Saturn’s Moon Titan Is Drifting Off Into Space, NASA Says

Many moons, including our own, gradually creep farther and farther out into space. And while these celestial escapes occur at nearly imperceptibly-slow paces, NASA researchers just found out that Saturn’s moon Titan is escaping at 100 times the pace they had previously thought — a discovery that could force […] See more about this here: Saturn’s Moon Titan Is Drifting

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