Saturn—The Rings of Enchantment
Lecture no. 5 from the course: A Visual Guide to the Universe with the Smithsonian
Taught by Professor David M. Meyer | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Examine Saturn through the eyes of the Cassini probe, which has been orbiting the ringed planet since 2004, taking spectacular pictures of Saturn’s cloud tops, moons, and especially the enigmatic ring system. Examine competing theories for the origin of this complex circular band.