Emily has the skinny. Yeah, you wanna download this. It’s incredible!
The animated gif of Prometheus and the F-ring is freakin’ awesome. That’s one I’d give anything to see more of than the few precious seconds available. That dust stream is a show-stopper, isn’t it?
Beauty. That there is beauty.
WOW! That was really sweet. It said it’s 12 fps, but what is the elapsed time between frames? What is the real orbit time of the moons?
Dan, look here: http://ciclops.org/view.php?id=1361
I don’t know the elapsed time between frames, but based on previous experience and Cassini’s ability to take frames in succession, I’d say it’s something between 30 seconds and (more likely) 1 minute.
I wubs Saturn. It’s always struck me as fascinating, ever since I saw it through a big observatory telescope (I forget which one) when I was eight.
Wish I could see it too. When I click on the link, it starts QuickTime, then says “stopped” immediately. Maybe one of my more recent updates “fixed” it for me.
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