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Saturn-Jupiter night sky conjunction seen anew after nearly 400 years. Dec 21, 2020 562
October 2019. Jan 1, 2019 2333
March 2019. Jan 1, 2019 2291
Organics Inside Enceladus: Complex Enough for Life? Howell, Elizabeth Oct 1, 2018 333
A Tourist's Guide to the Autumn Highlights: Ramble through the skies of fall and check in on some favorite targets. Oltion, Jerry Oct 1, 2018 2773
Autumn Arrives: As summer gives way to fall, lengthening nights offer planet-spotting from dusk to dawn. schaaf, Fred Sep 1, 2018 1010
A Star Behind Saturn. Jul 1, 2018 2330
Saturn Stands (Relatively) High. Jun 1, 2018 644
Mars, Saturn, and the Teapot: Early in the month, the two planets congregate by the Teapot; by the end of the month, Mars slips away from Saturn. Schaaf, Fred Mar 18, 2018 1016
Saturn's mysterious magnetic field. Dickinson, David Brief article Nov 1, 2017 122
Cassini: An End To A Journey. Kenney, Rachel Oct 2, 2017 607
A pretty pair: Venus and Mars dance at dawn. Saturn sets early in the evening. Schaaf, Fred Sep 29, 2017 1047
Mission extraordinaire. Tyson, Peter Editorial Aug 17, 2017 440
Worlds of wonder: with its 13-year stint at Saturn coming to a dramatic end, Nasa's Cassini orbiter leaves a legacy of unparalleled beauty and scientific discovery. Dones, Luke Aug 17, 2017 1861
Cassini finds empty space on first finale pass. Dickinson, David Aug 1, 2017 389
Aim high: Jupiter and Saturn offer good telescopic views for late-night summer observing. Schaaf, Fred Jun 1, 2017 1038
Jove owns the night: Jupiter puts on an overnight show, but Saturn soon approaches the stage. Schaaf, Fred May 1, 2017 1039
Saturn has a southern apparition: with rings still tipped invitingly open, Saturn invites your most careful scrutiny. MacRobert, Alan May 1, 2017 1392
Evening on the ecliptic: Venus, Saturn, and Mars shine at dusk, Jupiter gleams at dawn. Nov 1, 2016 925
Solar system: Saturn moons could be young. Carlisle, Camille M. Aug 1, 2016 414
Near-infrared brightness of Saturn. Schmude, Richard W., Jr. Report Jun 22, 2016 4509
Three planet night: Jupiter, Saturn, and Mars shine in the dark, Mercury peeks up at dawn. Schaaf, Fred Jun 1, 2016 875
Jove at best, with followers: brightest Jupiter rises at dusk, Mars and Saturn at midnight. Mar 1, 2016 802
Saturn changes you: observing the ringed planet for the first time can be life-altering. Regas, Dean Feb 1, 2016 561
New Year's celebration: Venus and Saturn come together for a close conjunction early in January. Schaaf, Fred Jan 1, 2016 873
Saturn's widest ring measured. Crockett, Christopher Brief article Jul 11, 2015 109
A polar expedition to Saturn: why is the ringed planet crowned by a distinct hexagonal cloud pattern? Dobbins, Thomas Jul 1, 2015 1055
Explaining saturn's great white spots. Jun 1, 2015 496
Saturn at its best: Saturn is closest in May and June, with its rings tipped wide open. MacRobert, Alan Jun 1, 2015 3352
Ringing rings reveal Saturn's innards. Grant, Andrew Brief article May 16, 2015 237
Good things come in threes: Venus, Mercury, and Saturn dazzle in the month of May. Schaaf, Fred May 1, 2015 933
Saturn's elusive D ring: photos and sketches show this ultra-faint band--but we were fooled. Dobbins, Thomas A. May 1, 2015 1100
Scaling of moon masses and orbital periods in the systems of Saturn, Jupiter and Uranus. Muller, Hartmut Report Apr 1, 2015 1532
Mysterious wobbling of strange moon. Braffman-Miller, Judith Mar 1, 2015 1294
A busy October for the Moon: the Moon experiences one eclipse, causes another, and hides Saturn. Schaaf, Fred Oct 1, 2014 964
Mars meets its rival: the Red Planet has a fine conjunction with Antares this month. Sep 1, 2014 888
Subsurface ocean confirmed. Hall, Shannon Brief article Jul 1, 2014 115
Two close conjunctions: the Moon passes very close to Mars and Saturn in July's evening sky. Schaaf, Fred Jul 1, 2014 888
Saturn & Mars rule the night: only two planets are visible during most of the night in June. Schaaf, Fred Jun 1, 2014 839
Exploring the solar system: when seeing isn't believing: this bright feature in Saturn's rings is merely an illusion. Dobbins, Thomas A. May 1, 2014 819
NASA Saturn probe faces uncertain future. Brief article Mar 10, 2014 144
NASA Saturn probe faces uncertain future. Brief article Mar 3, 2014 144
NASA Saturn probe faces uncertain future. Brief article Feb 17, 2014 144
NASA Saturn probe faces uncertain future. Brief article Feb 3, 2014 144
NASA Saturn probe faces uncertain future. Brief article Jan 27, 2014 144
Saturn's hexagon. Yeager, Ashley Brief article Jan 11, 2014 107
Saturn section. Foulkes, Mike Oct 1, 2013 471
Ringworld makes waves. Beatty, J. Kelly Aug 1, 2013 502
Low planets at dusk and dawn: Saturn is disappearing into the sunset, but Jupiter rises higher each morning. Schaaf, Fred Aug 1, 2013 1120
Saturn during the 2007/2008 apparition. Foulkes, Mike Report Aug 1, 2013 8540
Interim report--Saturn at the 2012/2013 apparition. Foulkes, Mike Jun 1, 2013 942
Limb projections on Saturn. Shears, Jeremy; Baum, Richard Jun 1, 2013 1158
Saturn's amazing rings: astronomers' understanding of these beautiful bands has come a long way since Galileo first spied "a case so surprising" in 1610. Beatty, J. Kelly May 1, 2013 2930
Where did the rings come from? May 1, 2013 654
How worlds get out of whack: several gravitational mechanisms can cause planets to migrate substantial distances from their formation orbits. Laughlin, Greg May 1, 2013 2523
Scrutinizing Saturn: with its rings tipped into nice wide view, Saturn invites your closest examination. MacRobert, Alan May 1, 2013 993
Saturn rules the night: the ringed planet comes to opposition in late April. Schaaf, Fred Apr 1, 2013 804
Auroras grace dwarf skies. Bochanski, John Brief article Feb 1, 2013 262
Plasma wind tunnel investigation of European ablators in nitrogen/methane using emission spectroscopy. Wernitz, Ricarda; Eichhorn, Christoph; Marynowski, Thomas; Herdrich, Georg Report Jan 1, 2013 5996
Mars threads a gap: the fiery planet passes between Saturn and Spica at dusk. Aug 1, 2012 892
Planet pairings morning & eve: venus meets Jupiter at dawn, and Mars approaches Saturn at dusk. Jul 1, 2012 815
The king of the rings: Saturn's tilt for 2012 treats us to the best view of its rings in five years. MacRobert, Alan May 1, 2012 1058
Farewell Jupiter, welcome Saturn: the ringed wonder enters the early evening sky in April. Schaaf, Fred Apr 1, 2012 838
Early evening convocation: the four brightest planets are visible after sunset in late February. Schaaf, Fred Feb 1, 2012 847
Saturn rings tell a comet's tale: remnants of a 14th century collision still detectable today. Drake, Nadia Nov 5, 2011 348
Dissecting Saturn's big storm. Sep 1, 2011 321
Iapetus splattered in orbital dustup: black layer is from another Saturn moon's wrong-way motion. Drake, Nadia Brief article Aug 13, 2011 213
Ring spokes return: visual observers have seen elusive details in Saturn's B ring for more than a century. Can you spot them? Sheehan, William Jul 1, 2011 1343
A moon like no other: larger than some planets, Saturn's biggest moon indeed is a "Titan" of the solar system. Braffman-Miller, Judith Jul 1, 2011 2117
What makes Iapetus so weird? Jun 1, 2011 398
Giant planets at dusk and dawn: Saturn and Jupiter are best viewed at opposite ends of the year's shortest nights. Schaaf, Fred Jun 1, 2011 814
Saturn rules the night: the ringed planet soars in solitary splendor from dusk almost to dawn. Schaaf, Fred Apr 1, 2011 843
A second interim report of the 2010/2011 Saturn apparition. Foulkes, Mike Apr 1, 2011 563
Making sense of Saturn's rings. Mar 1, 2011 646
A gap but not a void: the most visible division in Saturn's rings is not devoid of material. Dobbins, Thomas A. Mar 1, 2011 874
Observing Saturn for 30 years--light, shadows and seasons. Cunow, Barbara Report Feb 1, 2011 2765
A bright storm on Saturn: an interim report of the 2010/2011 apparition. Foulkes, Mike Feb 1, 2011 492
Planets in the morning: Venus, Mercury, and Saturn put on a fine show at dawn. Schaaf, Fred Jan 1, 2011 823
Giants at dusk and dawn: Jupiter dominates the evening sky; Saturn rises high by daybreak. Schaaf, Fred Nov 1, 2010 886
Wideband Photometry of Saturn in 2008-2009. Schmude, Richard, Jr. Report Jun 22, 2010 3246
Saturn's 8 amateur moons: how many of them have you bagged? Now's the time to push your limits. MacRobert, Alan May 1, 2010 1401
Saturn's new king ring. Brief article Jan 1, 2010 146
Spitzer discovers huge ring around Saturn. Brief article Dec 1, 2009 240
From 'overlapping light' to outer ring: a history of visual detection of material exterior to the bright rings of Saturn. Baum, Richard Aug 1, 2009 14218
Challenges on Saturn: with Saturn's rings nearly edge-on, the planet's globe is wide open for view. Vandebergh, Ralf Apr 1, 2009 617
The Mimas challenge. MacRobert, Alan Calendar Apr 1, 2009 952
Saturn and its satellites, 2008 December 30. Brief article Feb 1, 2009 105
July: summer has arrived at last and now is the time to dust off your telescope and venture outside. The nights may be short, but they're also warm and often clear. Jan 1, 2009 2057
A new look at Saturn's rings. Cutraro, Jennifer Oct 22, 2008 607
Saturn's crash-ridden F ring. Brief article Oct 1, 2008 101
Vanishing act. Binns, Corey Brief article Sep 1, 2008 153
Spot the moons of Jupiter and Saturn. MacRobert, Alan Brief article Apr 1, 2008 238
Savor Saturn in 2008. MacRobert, Alan Apr 1, 2008 1577
Teenage girl beats Hubble! How can a 3-inch homemade reflector be better than a multibillion-dollar space telescope? Just look. McFarlane, Gil Feb 1, 2008 597
Saturn and its moons. MacRobert, Alan Brief article Jan 1, 2008 240
Saturn and its many moons. MacRobert, Alan Nov 1, 2007 989
Planet pair widens in twilight: watch Venus and its fainter partner Saturn as they exit the twilight stage in July. Schaaf, Fred Jul 1, 2007 1102
Watch Saturn March on Venus: two planets close to within a finger-width of each other in late June. Schaaf, Fred Jun 1, 2007 1267
The Moons of Saturn. MacRobert, Alan Brief article Jun 1, 2007 295
The moons of Saturn. MacRobert, Alan Brief article May 1, 2007 273
Tracking spots on Saturn: today's high-tech imaging methods open new opportunities for planet watchers. Vandebergh, Ralf May 1, 2007 1383
Planets of dusk and dawn: Venus and Saturn shine in the evening. Catch Jupiter and Mars at daybreak. Schaaf, Fred Apr 1, 2007 979
The moons of Saturn. MacRobert, Alan Table Apr 1, 2007 1169
Methane lakes on Saturn's moon. Wang, Hui Feb 1, 2007 476
Ringworld revelations. Tiscareno, Matthew S. Feb 1, 2007 2700
Saturn rules the evening sky: get ready to watch the ringed planet at its best and brightest. Schaaf, Fred Feb 1, 2007 1155
The moons of Saturn and Jupiter. MacRobert, Alan Brief article Feb 1, 2007 323
Saturn ring takes a hit. Tytell, David Brief article Jan 1, 2007 330
Venus and Saturn adorn the sky: Venus greets viewers at dusk; Saturn takes center stage later at night. Schaaf, Fred Jan 1, 2007 1064
The moons of Saturn. MacRobert, Alan Dec 1, 2006 370
The moons of Saturn. MacRobert, Alan Nov 1, 2006 219
Saturn's ring arcs. Cull, Selby Brief article Oct 1, 2006 188
Wideband photometric magnitude measurements of Saturn made during the 2005-06 Apparition. Schmude, Richard, Jr. Sep 22, 2006 1962
Titan's lakes: evidence of liquid on Saturn's largest moon. Cowen, R. Aug 5, 2006 517
Saturn spins slower? Brief article Aug 1, 2006 130
Dance of the planets: get ready for some stunning dawn groupings of the Moon and planets. Schaaf, Fred Aug 1, 2006 1838
Saturn and Mars buzz the Beehive: two planets rendezvous near one of the sky's best star clusters. Schaaf, Fred Jun 1, 2006 1824
Moons of Jupiter and Saturn. Sinnott, Roger W. Table Jun 1, 2006 1663
Saturn's moon muscles up on methane. Jun 1, 2006 393
Moons of Jupiter and Saturn. Sinnott, Roger W. May 1, 2006 1560
Saturn's rings created by collision. Sohn, Emily Apr 5, 2006 375
Moons of Jupiter and Saturn. Sinnott, Roger W. Apr 1, 2006 1558
Saturn's spiral. Gaidos, Susan Brief Article Mar 6, 2006 110
Storm on Saturn. Sohn, Emily Brief article Mar 1, 2006 185
Frosting Saturn's moons: dust is coating Saturn's largest moons--and radically changing their landscapes. Tytell, David Mar 1, 2006 1653
Saturn at its most inviting: high and bright in the evening, Saturn will draw more scopes than any other planet. Schaaf, Fred Mar 1, 2006 1838
Eyeing a Saturn storm. Cowen, Ron Brief Article Feb 25, 2006 151
Mars says goodbye, and giants say hello: the dwindling red planet yields the evening stage to Saturn and Jupiter. Schaaf, Fred Feb 1, 2006 1871
Moons of Jupiter and Saturn. Sinnott, Roger W. Feb 1, 2006 354
A backyard guide to Saturn: shining in the east, Saturn may offer more than you expect. MacRobert, Alan M. Feb 1, 2006 1270
Mars makes way for Saturn: Venus once again shows off her large, thin, and alluring crescent phase. Schaaf, Fred Jan 1, 2006 1128
The "death star" revisited. Tytell, David Brief Article Nov 1, 2005 149
Moons of Jupiter and Saturn. Sinnott, Roger W. Nov 1, 2005 593
Moons of Jupiter and Saturn. Sinnott, Roger W. Sep 1, 2005 1552
Shadows on Saturn. Sinnott, Roger W. Brief Article Sep 1, 2005 149
Moons of Jupiter and Saturn. Sinnott, Roger W. Aug 1, 2005 1592
Ring sighting. Sinnott, Roger W. Brief Article Aug 1, 2005 132
Moons of Jupiter and Saturn. Sinnott, Roger W. Jun 1, 2005 1599
Moons of Jupiter and Saturn. Sinnott, Roger W. May 1, 2005 1586
Windy doings on the ringed planet. (Slowdown on Saturn?). Cowen, R. Jun 7, 2003 502
Seeing Saturn. (Astronomy). Brief Article Dec 7, 2002 151
A Saturn-Moon spectacle. Beatty, J. Kelly Feb 1, 2002 1524
The allure of Saturn. Goldman, Stuart J. Jan 1, 2002 581
The full Moon hides Saturn. Deans, Paul Dec 1, 2001 355
SHORTER COMMUNICATIONS: WIDEBAND PHOTOELECTRIC MAGNITUDE MEASUREMENTS OF SATURN IN 2000. Schmude Jr., Richard W.; Hallsworth Jr., William Statistical Data Included Sep 22, 2001 2024
Saturn's vanishing act. Ashford, Adrian R. Sep 1, 2001 1441
In moon race, Saturn is still champ. Brief Article Mar 3, 2001 370
Beyond the Dawes limit: observing Saturn's ring divisions: in theory it can't be done, yet under optimal seeing conditions you might discern delicate ring structures through surprisingly small telescopes. Dobbins, Thomas; Sheehan, William Nov 1, 2000 2579
Radio link may hamper a Titan probe. Cowen, R. Brief Article Oct 21, 2000 431
The Giant Worlds of Our Solar System. Schaaf, Fred Brief Article Oct 1, 2000 362
The Sun, Moon, and Planets in March. Schaaf, Fred Brief Article Mar 1, 2000 1190
Outer Moons of the Outer Planets. Sinnott, Roger W. Calendar Oct 1, 1999 3017
Fading Pluto and other planetary highlights. Di Cicco, Dennis Oct 1, 1997 707
An early-morning moon occults Saturn. MacRobert, Alan M. Sep 1, 1997 979
New Saturn moons or only transient debris? Cowen, Ron Brief Article Feb 3, 1996 480
Crossing Saturn's rings. Pepin, M. Barlow Jan 1, 1996 1870
Hubble views aurora on ringed planet. Brief Article Nov 18, 1995 99
Saturn ring toss: Hubble finds more moons. Cowen, Ron Brief Article Aug 5, 1995 456
Saturn again turns ringless. Benton, Julius L. Aug 1, 1995 3846
By the light of a honeymoon. Schaaf, Fred Jun 1, 1995 1124
Of bluebirds and fools. Schaaf, Fred Apr 1, 1995 2222
Saturn in late 1993. Schmude, Richard W., Jr.; Bruton, Danny Feb 1, 1995 3366
Astronomers track a new storm over Saturn. Cowen, Ron Brief Article Dec 24, 1994 325
An observer's guide to Saturn. MacRobert, Alan M. Column Nov 1, 1993 1367
Find Vesta near Saturn and the Helix. MacRobert, Alan M. Sep 1, 1993 448
Four-year study finds no ocean on Titan. Brief Article Nov 14, 1992 369
Raindrops on Titan. Cowen, Ron Brief Article Sep 19, 1992 338
Five-year hunt locates Saturn's 18th moon. Eberhart, Jonathan Aug 4, 1990 398
Observations of Saturn in the Spring and Summer of 1989. Schmude, Richard W., Jr. Aug 1, 1990 2512
Hexagon found around Saturn's north pole. Eberhart, Jonathan Oct 29, 1988 489
Saturn's 'ring rain.' Eberhart, Jonathan Aug 9, 1986 561

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