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Titan Remains Mysterious With a Hint of the Familiar

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Science  05 Nov 2004:
Vol. 306, Issue 5698, pp. 952-953
DOI: 10.1126/science.306.5698.952

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Summary

As the Cassini spacecraft now orbiting Saturn homed in last week for its first close pass by Titan, scientists expected to glimpse reasonably familiar features, but instead they weren't sure what they were looking at.