With George Noory
Live Nightly 1am - 5am EST / 10pm - 2am PST
Titan Baffles Scientists - Articles

Coast Insider

Not a member? Become a Coast Insider to stream or download new and past shows!
Advertisement

Coast Insider

Not a member? Become a Coast Insider to stream or download new and past shows!
Advertisement

Last Show Recap

Filling in for George Noory, guest host Jimmy Church (email) was joined for the entire 4-hour program by former hacker Gregg Housh, who discussed the secret world of hackers and hacktivism, as well as his key role in the hacker collective Anonymous.

Upcoming Shows

Sat 07-30  Dark Side of Bigfoot - On Air NOW Sat 07-30  Art Bell: Somewhere in Time Sun 07-31  Strange Disappearances of Hunters Mon 08-01  American Shootings/ The Paranormal Brain Tue 08-02  Money Mafia/ Midweek Open Lines Wed 08-03  Patty Hearst Conspiracy/ Science of Death Thu 08-04  Life & Technology of David Adair/ Harnessing the Subconscious Fri 08-05  TBA/ Open Lines

CoastZone

Sign up for our free CoastZone e-newsletter to receive exclusive daily articles.

Titan Baffles Scientists

Titan Baffles Scientists

Cassini flew within 746 miles above surface of Titan, capturing the most detailed images ever taken of Saturn's giant moon. But the new images have perplexed scientists.
The huge cloud formation over Titan's south pole was expected to be made of methane. Data gathered by Cassini, however, shows the particles that make up the cloud are too large to be methane.
Chris McKay, a planetary scientist with the NASA Ames Research Center, offers one possibility: "it's some sort of organic goo. It could be some sort of organic polymer, essentially plastic particles. Maybe little polystyrene foam balls. Who knows?" Read more at Space.com(1)
Credit: NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute

1. http://space.com/scienceastronomy/titan_mysteries_041028.html

Advertisement