Sweeping the Rings

On Sunday, the robotic spacecraft Cassini in orbit around Saturn swept close by the planet and snapped hundreds of pictures of the rings as it passed.

Here’s a very short video of what it saw. To learn more about what you’re seeing here, see this Lights in the Dark post.

About

Your lead robot rider since 2005. Writer, photographer, science advocate. billdunford.com

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in pictures
0 comments on “Sweeping the Rings
1 Pings/Trackbacks for "Sweeping the Rings"
  1. [...] for a video of the entire sequence of shots, check out Bill Dunford’s Riding With Robots post here. Rate this:Like this post? Pass it on!Google [...]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

 
 
 
 
 
 
Post Archives