Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 9 °C Monday 18 March, 2019

#saturn

# saturn - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Saturn is losing its rings at the 'worst-case scenario' rate

The rings are being pulled into Saturn by gravity as a dusty rain of ice particles under the influence of Saturn’s magnetic field.

# saturn - Monday 9 February, 2015

Is there life on Jupiter's moons? Ireland's helping to find out

A former NASA scientist will speak in Dublin tonight about the missions.

# saturn - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

A NASA spacecraft has witnessed the birth of a 'new moon' in the rings of Saturn

“We have not seen anything like this before,” said one scientist.

# saturn - Friday 17 January, 2014

Column: Why is Pluto not a planet?

Most of us grew up learning that there were nine planets in the Solar System. But why did Pluto get demoted? Conor Farrell explains how our understanding of the icy body changed.

# saturn - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

This is what earth looks like from Saturn, 1.44 billion km away

See the tiny blue dot there that’s the earth (not to be confused with dust on your screen).

# saturn - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Look out your window soon to see Saturn (no telescope needed)

Want to see Saturn? You can spot it in the sky tonight, thanks to a rare celestial event.

# saturn - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

The Moon to blaze alongside Mars and Saturn over Ireland

The Moon will be placed next to Mars on today and next to Saturn on tomorrow in the western sky just after sunset.

# saturn - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Northern Lights might be visible over Ireland tonight Solar Flare This post contains images

Northern Lights might be visible over Ireland tonight

There may be lots of activity in the skies tonight, thanks to solar flare activity – here’s your guide on what to look out for.