Planet's current moon system may have also emerged from past collision
New scientific modeling on old data discovered Phosphorous, the final missing piece
Like a story by Stanislaw Lem, the ocean world is spilling all its secrets in space
The big picture: The complex, majestic system of rings orbiting Saturn is one of the most striking views our Solar System has to offer. Astronomers have watched and examined Saturn's rings for centuries, yet an unprecedented phenomenon was hiding in plain sight before a recently published paper finally revealed its features.
Studying the mineral makeup of Titan here on Earth
The ringed planet now has the highest number of moons in our Solar System, 82 versus Jupiter's 79