Carnival 54, Where Are You?

The 54th Carnival of Space, that is, hosted by David of Altair VI. That’s Altair VI the blog, not the planet. I’ve been lined up to host the event next week.

Meanwhile, here’s a Cassini radar image of the highlands of Xanadu, one of the regions identified on Titan, moon of Saturn as a quasi-continent. Scientists are assuming the meandering channels bear methane or ethane rivers. The Cassini site always gives the dimensions of these images, but I like checking my Earthling atlas for comparisons. This rectangle of Titan is a shade smaller than Iceland. (For the American-centered universe, that’s about the size of West Virginia.)

About catholicsensibility

Todd lives in Minnesota, serving a Catholic parish as a lay minister.
This entry was posted in Astronomy, The Blogosphere. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s