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Titan Blimp

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Titan Blimp
"An advanced blimp probe surveys polar lakes on Saturn's largest moon, Titan. Various blimps and balloons have been studied as ways of scrutinizing large areas of the Mercury-sized moon. In this version, a buoyant probe drops sampling canisters to examine Titan's organic-rich soils. Painting originally done for Astronomy magazine."

Tradigital, Acrylic, Photoshop and Terragen

Michael Carroll   © 2007
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