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A Dictionary of Astronomy
Ian RidpathIan Ridpath

A spacecraft to Saturn launched in 1997 October, jointly built by NASA, ESA, and the Italian Space Agency. It consisted of two parts: the Cassini orbiter, and the Huygens lander to study Saturn’s largest satellite, Titan. Cassini–Huygens went into orbit around Saturn in ... ...

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