Moons of our Solar System
Moons of our Solar System

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This course was written by David Rothery and Simon Kelley. Further contributions were made by Susanne Schwenzer, Jessica Barnes, Jean-David Bodénan, Catherine Hill, James Mortimer, Elena Nickson, Phillipa Smith, Beth Steer and Felicity Williams.

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Figure 1 Image courtesy of NASA/ESA/M. Showalter (SETI Institute)

Figure 2 Image courtesy of NASA/Ames Research Center

Figure 3, 4, 6, 30 Image courtesy of NASA

Figure 5 Image courtesy of NASA/JPL/SSI

Figure 7 Image courtesy of PD-USGOV-NASA

Figure 8, 26, 27 Image courtesy of NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute

Figure 9, 10, 22, 24, 28, 29, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 Image courtesy of NASA/JPL

Figure 11 © The Open University

Figure 12 Image courtesy of ESA/NASA/JPL/University of Arizona

Figure 13 Image courtesy of NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute

Figure 14 Image courtesy of NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Arizona/University of Idaho

Figure 15, 16, 17 Image courtesy of NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Arizona

Figure 18, 19 Image courtesy of ESA/NASA/JPL/University of Arizona

Figure 20, 21 Image courtesy of NASA/JPL/USGS

Figure 23 Image courtesy of NASA / Text © The Open University

Figure 24, 25 Image courtesy of NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute


Week 7 guide © The Open University

Voyager — inspiring generations Courtesy of NASA/JPL

Voyager — last picture show Courtesy of NASA

Cassini-Huygens — 15 years of exploration Courtesy of NASA

Descent to Titan Courtesy of ESA/NASA/JPL/University of Arizona

Making plans for Titan © The Open University (some materials by courtesy of NASA)

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