Cassini beams back more breathtaking images of Saturn's rings – Yahoo News

Cassini beams back more breathtaking images of Saturn's rings – Yahoo News


Cassini beams back more breathtaking images of Saturn’s rings

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft sent back another round of images of Saturn, and they’re even better than the first. As Cassini pulled off another daredevil act on May 2, the spacecraft snagged several up-close shots of Saturn’s rings. You can check them out for yourself in the gallery below, which looks like some kind of post-modern art exhibit. In addition to a lovely gallery, NASA also put together a series of images into a video, showing off what it would have looked like from the spacecraft’s perspective. “The movie comprises one hour of observations as the spacecraft moved southward over Saturn,” NASA said. “It begins with a view of the swirling vortex at the planet’s north pole, then heads past



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