Moons of our Solar System
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Moons of our Solar System

1.7 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.

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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ANNOUNCER
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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See also: The Saturn system through the eyes of Cassini. [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] Here you can download a NASA retrospective 'book' on the Cassini mission and what it discovered in various formats.

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