0518_ENCELADUS-b2-sml [Cassini reveals details about charged ‘nanograins’ near Enceladus]

In this enhanced-color image of Saturn's moon Enceladus, the "tiger stripes" fractures near the south pole appear in blue (left). The fractures are the site of the moon's famous geysers, which spew through the ice-covered surface.

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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.