Scientists Look Back Ten Years to the Huygen Landing on Saturn Moon Titan

January 17, 2015 5:10 PM

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So, it has already been ten years (2005) since we got our first look at the Saturn moon known as Titan. If you recall, when that happened, we were able to examine and determine whether or not this large moon of the large planet was capable of sustaining life.

It was January 14th of 2005 when the European Space Agency’s Huygens probe first touched down on the surface of Titan which marked a historic day in the history of space travel—the first time humans had ever contacted another body in the solar system (other than the moon). The previous year, we had ...

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