0518_ENCELADUS-5-sml [Cassini reveals details about charged ‘nanograins’ near Enceladus]

In this artist's concept, the Cassini spacecraft makes a close pass by Saturn's inner moon Enceladus to study plumes from geysers that erupt from giant fissures in the moon's southern polar region. CREDIT: Copyright 2008 Karl Kofoed

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Jade Boyd is science editor and associate director of news and media relations in Rice University's Office of Public Affairs.