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Cassini-Huygens Mission to Saturn & Titan
saturn.jpl.nasa.gov/home/index.cfm
On this Web site from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, learn about the Cassini-Huygens mission, follow the dual spacecraft's path to Saturn and its moon Titan, discover the science behind the mission, and view hundreds of stunning photographs taken along the way.


European Space Agency: Cassini-Huygens
www.esa.int/SPECIALS/Cassini-Huygens/index.html
On the European Space Agency's Cassini-Huygens Web site, find articles on the scientific findings of the mission, see a simulated view from the Huygens lander, watch video lectures on the exploration, download screensavers, and more.


The Cassini Mission
www.solarviews.com/eng/cassinfs.htm
This Web site offers historical information on the exploration of Saturn and provides information on the planet's atmosphere and rings. Photos and videos of each of Saturn's moons are also featured.


The Planetary Society
www.planetary.org/home/
The Planetary Society seeks to involve the public in space exploration through advocacy, projects, and education. On its Web site, read the latest on space exploration and planetary discoveries, view art and photos of planetary bodies in our solar system, and view a day-by-day account of the Cassini mission.


Exploring Space: The Quest for Life
www.pbs.org/exploringspace/
This Web site from the PBS series Exploring Space provides an in-depth look at the possibilities for life elsewhere in our solar system and beyond. Find articles and interactives on terraforming Mars, searching for life on Europa, and more.


Books

Lifting Titan's Veil: Exploring the Giant Moon of Saturn
by Ralph Lorenz and Jacqueline Mitton. Cambridge University Press, 2002.

Titan: The Earth-Like Moon
by Athena Coustenis and Fred Taylor. World Scientific Publishing, 1999.

Exploring Saturn: From Galileo to Cassini
by Dan Bortolotti. Firefly Books Ltd., 2003.

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