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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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Titan Beyond the Rings: Cassini delivers this stunning vista showing small, battered Epimetheus and smog-enshrouded Titan, with Saturn's A and F rings stretching across the scene.

Surface of Saturn's moon Titan taken by ESA’s Huygens probe which landed on Titan on January 14, 2005 near the Xanadu region. This was the first landing ever accomplished in the outer solar system.

The Cassini spacecraft took this view of Saturn’s moon Dione in October 2005, with the tranquil gold and blue hues of Saturn in the distance. The horizontal stripes near the bottom of the image are Saturn's rings

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Dione (A moon of Saturn) This view highlights tectonic faults and craters on Dione, an icy world that has undoubtedly experienced geologic activity since its formation. Image credit: NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute Source link: www.nasa.gov/...

This illustration shows the various steps that lead to the formation of the aerosols that make up the haze on Titan, Saturn's largest moon.

Enceladus Jets: The icy surface of Saturn's moon Enceladus spurts ice particles, water vapor, and trace organic molecules into space. Intriguing to astrobiologists.