Saturn goes to Museum of Natural History

2572_7217_1Beginning late last month, a collection of truly stunning images from the doughty spacecraft Cassini went on display at the American Museum of Natural History. Saturn and Dione are pictured above. For much different look at the same two bodies, check out this image.

Aside from dropping titan-sized hints about the relative prevalence about organics in our solar system and perhaps elsewhere - as well as leaving a trove of images from these distant lands, of course - the mission has been ho-hum.


Image credit: NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute