Plains of Titan to be Named for "Dune" Novels - Universe Today
[/caption] Titan’s mysterious dark plains will be named after planets in the series of “Dune” science fiction novels by author Frank Herbert. The US Geological Survey Astrogeology Science Center announced the first plain or “planitia” given a name will be designated as Chusuk Planitia. Chusuk was a planet from the Dune series, known for its … Continue reading "Plains of Titan to be Named for “Dune” Novels"