Space Swoon: Saturn’s sheer scope reduces its moon Mimas to a speck

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Space. It goes without saying. Is big.

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Space Swoon: Saturn’s Moon Mimas Dwarfed By Its Rings

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Here’s a gorgeous shot of Saturn’s moon Mimas. If you squint! If you squint, you can see it. ‘Cause this moon is dwarfed by the enormity of the planet’s gorgeous rings.

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Space Swoon: Three of Saturn’s Moons Take A Swell Group Photo

Saturn’s moon ‘Mimas’ may have subsurface sea


Say now! Saturn’s moon Mimas may have a subsurface sea? OUR OWN FUCKING SOLAR SYSTEM IS RIFE WITH INTRIGUE. Mark that shit down. Oh, the Kupier Belt, boring? Oh, the Oort Cloud, boring? Oh Jupiter, big whup?! YOU DON’T EVEN FUCKING KNOW. (Also, just ignore all qualifiers in the article. Like “probably” and “might” and especially the “more likely” — they will harsh your excitement.)

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One of Saturn’s Moon Got Itself A Face Only Momma Loves.

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Check out the flat face of one of Saturn’s moons, Mimas. Son of a bitch (or daughter of a bitch?) got itself rocked some time ago by a vicious space-object and it’s had to suffer the malformation ever since.

How big is that impact? Enormous.

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