CICLOPS: Cassini Imaging Central Laboratory for OPerationS
Severe Arrival

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Severe Arrival
"The Huygens probe descends rapidly through Titan's upper atmosphere. The brilliant plume is caused by extremely high temperatures due to the intense friction between the probe and the thin air
surrounding it."

David-Kingsley Kendel   © 2008

Alliance Member Comments
tman556 (Nov 4, 2010 at 6:03 PM):
awesome pic
mark (Mar 7, 2008 at 9:02 PM):
keep up the good work