Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/06 04:15 CDT
One of my favorite amateur image magicians, Gordan Ugarkovic continues to play around with the amazing data recently released by the Cassini mission, covering the Iapetus encounter of last September. Here's a lovely mosaic he just put together of the Voyager Mountains.
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/03 06:42 CDT
MESSENGER Scientists 'Astonished' to Find Water in Mercury's Thin Atmosphere
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/03 09:00 CDT
As MESSENGER flew past the night side of Mercury in January, its Fast Imaging Plasma Spectrometer (FIPS) scooped up ions from an atmosphere so tenuous that it's usually called an "exosphere."
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/02 06:23 CDT
Phoenix sol 36 update: Scraping in Wonderland, next steps for TEGA
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/01 02:34 CDT
What's up in the solar system for the week of June 30