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    Dramatic seasonal changes on Titan captured by Cassini

    Laurel KornfeldOctober 23rd, 2016

    As those in the Northern Hemisphere mark the seasonal changes in the glorious colors of the leaves changing, NASA's Cassini orbiter is also seeing changes on a world far removed from our own. The spacecraft, in orbit around the Saturn system since 2004, has observed the planet and its moons long enough to capture seasonal changes on Saturn's largest moon, Titan.

  • Latest in Space Centers

    Missile Space and Range Pioneers mark 50 years

    Jason RhianOctober 22nd, 2016

    The Missile Space and Range Pioneers marked their 50th anniversary during an event held at the Courtyard Marriott located in Cocoa Beach, Florida, on Oct. 21.

  • Latest in Organizations

    Elon Musk answers questions about SpaceX’s Mars plans in surprise Reddit AMA

    Curt GodwinOctober 25th, 2016

    In stark contrast to questions SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk encountered following his Mars architecture announcement at the 2016 International Astronautical Congress (IAC) earlier this year, the NewSpace visionary entertained questions from a more informed group in a surprise Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) on Oct. 23, 2016.

  • Latest in Video

    SFI Video: Launch of Antares 230 with S.S. Alan Poindexter Cygnus spacecraft

    Jason RhianOctober 22nd, 2016

    WALLOPS FLIGHT FACILITY, Va. — With mission managers pushing the flight to the very close of a five-minute long launch window, Orbital ATK and NASA launched an Antares 230 rocket from MARS' Pad 0A at 7;45 p.m. EDT (23:45 GMT) on Oct. 17, 2016. SFI captured the entire event on video.

  • Latest in Heritage

    Inside Opportunity: South!

    James RiceOctober 4th, 2016

    The Mars Exploration Rover "Opportunity" is continuing its epic journey across Mars. It has discovered some interesting features along the way – as the science team honors the robotic geologist's predecessors.

  • Latest in Editorial

    Reflections of the launch of OA-5: Infinite Blue

    Jason RhianOctober 24th, 2016

    WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. — On Monday, Oct. 10, as I sit at Orlando International Airport, I was left wondering which gods I had offended. This was one of only a handful of trips SpaceFlight Insider had opted to undertake in 2016, and it was off to a less than auspicious start.