somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known

Clip created by Cris Abbas using footage captured by NASA’s Cassini Imaging Science System.
Audio: 2 Ghosts I, Ghosts I – IV by Nine Inch Nails.
More about Cassini and the on-going Cassini Solstice Mission, here.
Link to video.

postcards from Saturn

Cassini spacecraft approaching Saturn in 2004: No CGI, no 3D model, this video is made of still photographs stitched together by tephen van Vuuren of SV2 Studios.
Found here.

The real Pandora

This is a picture of the 50-mile-wide moon Pandora, taken by the Cassini spacecraft on June 3, 2010.

Cassini launched in 1997 to explore Saturn. The mission was originally slated to end in 2008, but got its first reprieve with 27 months of additional funding to study the planet during its equinox. This year, NASA gave Cassini another 6 ½-year life extension, to continue exploring Saturn and its moons:

Found @ wired.com.