Here's What It Looks Like To Fall To Titan From Space

In honor of the Huygens probe's historic 2005 landing on the surface of Titan (Saturn's largest satellite, and the only moon in our solar system with a dense atmosphere), NASA has released a movie that recreates, with data collected by Huygens and the Cassini orbiter, a dramatic approach of the moon's surface from… » 1/14/15 2:30pm 1/14/15 2:30pm

Watch this new animation of the Huygens probe as it lands on Titan

It's been eight years since the European Space Agency's Huygens probe landed on Saturn's largest moon, Titan. Now, to celebrate this anniversary, and to make sense of the data sent back to Earth, a new rendering has been put together by the ESA to show the landing in exquisitely precise detail. As you watch the… » 1/15/13 6:20am 1/15/13 6:20am