Cassini 'tastes' organic brew at Saturn’s geyser moon

Wednesday, April 30, 2008 - 13:50 in Astronomy & Space

The Cassini spacecraft tasted and sampled a surprising organic brew erupting in geyser-like fashion from Saturn's moon Enceladus during a close flyby on 12 March. Scientists are amazed that this tiny moon is so active, ‘hot’ and brimming with water vapour and organic chemicals.

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