From the Vault: Saturn's Brood


Titan passes before Saturn, as captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft. Universal History Archive/UIG via Getty Images

The planet Saturn offers far more than rings to those who venture within its gravitational influence. This wind-swept gas giant also holds sway over no fewer than 53 moons, including such wonders as the atmosphere-shrouded Titan, two-faced Iapetus and sponge-like Hyperion. In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert Lamb and Joe McCormick explore the mysteries of the Saturnian moons. (Originally published Aug 4, 2016)

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Topics in this Podcast: From the Vault, space, saturn, Moons