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7.1.8 Cassini–Huygens – 15 years of exploration

This short NASA video sums up some of the achievements of the first 15 years of the Cassini–Huygens mission. It contains a blend of real images and animation.

To compare Voyager and Cassini image-based maps of several of Saturn’s moons using an on-screen swipe function, visit here [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] .

Would you like to learn what the Huygens lander and the Cassini orbiter have revealed about Titan? That’s what’s coming up next.

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And lift off of the Cassini spacecraft on a billion-mile trek to Saturn.

[CRACKLING]

ANNOUNCER
We have a Doppler signature that we have engine turn-on.

[APPLAUSE]

[MUSIC]

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