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Cassini Captures Stunning Photo of Saturn’s Rings

posted: 03/17/15
by: Discovery.com Staff
Saturn's rings
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Using red light, NASA's Cassini mission captured a close-up photo of Saturn's rings.
NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute

NASA released a stunning image of Saturn's rings, taken earlier this year by the Cassini spacecraft. In a news release, NASA explained that many of the the gaps between rings are caused by orbital resonance from the planet's moons.

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