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Moons of our Solar System
Moons of our Solar System

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2.11 What Huygens found on Titan

John Zarnecki was the lead scientist on the Surface Science Package (SSP) and co-investigator for the Huygens Atmospheric Structure Instrument (HASI) – for the Huygens lander on Titan. In this video he explains the excitement of the first hours after landing and what the team deduced from the data returned to Earth.

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See also an interview recorded by David Rothery with Sarah Fagents (University of Hawaii) in May 2018 about a proposal to study Titan’s habitability watch?v=P7kW8mdSDyg [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)]