Electrically Charged Particles Found in Enceladus' Plumes - Universe Today
[/caption] A team of planetary scientists working on the Cassini-Huygens mission has discovered tiny, icy particles in the plume from Saturn’s moon Enceladus that offer a tantalizing glimpse of the interior of this enigmatic world. The spectrometer on Cassini, the Cassini Plasma Spectrometer (CAPS) discovered a surprise: the ice particles are electrically charged. Cassini has … Continue reading "Electrically Charged Particles Found in Enceladus’ Plumes"