Saturn’s moon Titan has vanishing “magical islands” that may be accumulations of organic matter

Saturn’s moon Titan has vanishing “magical islands” that may be accumulations of organic matter

(CNN) — Disappearing “magic islands” on Saturn’s largest moon Titan have puzzled scientists ever since NASA’s Cassini mission spotted them during a flyby a decade ago. Now, researchers believe they have uncovered the secrets of this phenomenon. Although initially thought to be bubbles of bubbling gas, astronomers now believe they may be honeycomb glaciers made … Read more

Saturn’s moon Titan has vanishing “magical islands” that may be accumulations of organic matter

Saturn’s moon Titan has vanishing “magical islands” that may be accumulations of organic matter

(CNN) — Disappearing “magic islands” on Saturn’s largest moon Titan have puzzled scientists ever since NASA’s Cassini mission spotted them during a flyby a decade ago. Now, researchers believe they have uncovered the secrets of this phenomenon. Although initially thought to be bubbles of bubbling gas, astronomers now believe they may be honeycomb glaciers made … Read more