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Cassini at the DPS conference

The DPS conference in Pasadena is now in full swing. News and press releases are slowly trickling out of that conference, from New Scientist which reported on an Enceladus theory relating cosmic rays and Enceladus’ jets to public releases at the Cassini website and NASA’s Planetary Photojournal.
Here are some Cassini news from this conference:
Saturn’s Rings Show Evidence Of A Modern-day Collision

Cassini Finds More Rings Highlighted By Telltale Small Particles

PIA08329: In Saturn’s Shadow

PIA01941: String of Pearls

Bizarre “string of pearls” adorns Saturn

Cosmic rays could power icy moon’s plumes