PATTERN EXPLORATION | SATURN RING MYSTERY
Image from the Cassini spacecraft, which was sent to uncover Saturn’s secrets
Saturn stands out in our minds as the planet with an extraordinary form: striped rings extending over 175 000 miles are suspended around the gaseous giant.
But since Galileo discovered them in 1610, the origin and purpose of the rings still remains a mystery: we don’t even know how many of them there are. Scientists believe that through answering these questions we will learn more about our solar system…