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      Titan. The first picture taken on the surface of Saturn's largest moon. This was the view of the ESA lander Huygens in 2005. The rocks are made of ice. ©Mona Evans, "10 Amazing Facts about Saturn's Moons" http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art28136.asp

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