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Titan, Once a World Apart, Becomes Eerily Familiar

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Science  21 Jan 2005:
Vol. 307, Issue 5708, pp. 330-331
DOI: 10.1126/science.307.5708.330

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The European probe Huygens has landed on Saturn's big moon Titan and returned a postcard view of a truly alien world. Perhaps most astonishing was how familiar it all looked.