Cassini Helps Solve Saturn’s Mysterious Great White Spots

Planetary researchers studying data from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft have found the solution to the mystery of why Saturn seethes with massive storms every 20 to 30 years. Six giant storms, also called Great White Spots, have been observed on Saturn since 1876, recurring every two to three decades and alternating between mid-latitudes and the equator. [...] —> Read More