Extreme methane rainstorms appear to have a key role in shaping Titan's icy surface

Titan, the largest of Saturn's more than 60 moons, has surprisingly intense rainstorms, according to research by a team of UCLA planetary scientists and geologists. Although the storms are relatively rare -- they occur less than once per Titan year, which is 29 and a half Earth years -- they occur much more frequently than the scientists expected.

Extreme methane rainstorms appear to have a key role in shaping Titan's icy surface

Titan, the largest of Saturn's more than 60 moons, has surprisingly intense rainstorms, according to research by a team of UCLA planetary scientists and geologists. Although the storms are relatively ...

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Monsoons of methane on Titan

Titan experiences torrential downpours of methane rain, which help shape the surface of the alien world.

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Extreme Methane Rainstorms May Play Key Role in Shaping Titan's Icy Surface

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