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Make Your Own Cassini Presentations

The Cassini spacecraft has been in orbit around Saturn since July 2004, and a multitude of data has been collected about the ringed gas giant. Take a few minutes to view this great summary of information. This material is a one-stop gathering of Saturn multimedia. It is perfect for your planetarium, museum or amateur astronomy club.

Saturn
Revealing Saturn's Colors
1. MULTIMEDIA
Ring World 2 DVD - A written transcript (and a podcast).

Latest Cassini Press images

Videos

Cassini News Releases

Sounds of Cassini

Podcasts - A few Cassini podcasts are here.

What's Up - A monthly Video Series Exploring the Night Sky

Poster showing images of the Saturnian system
"Saturn: Jewel of the Solar System"
2. DOWNLOADS
Cassini Mission CHARM Teleconference Presentations - You will find many ready-to-use presentations here in PDF format. Contact Cassini Outreach for other formats.

Cassini Poster and Lithographs - Download our popular Cassini Mission posters and lithographs.

The educational back panels, as well as the beautiful posters themselves are available for download.

Drawing of Saturn
Student Rendering of Saturn
3. EDUCATION
The Cassini-Huygens Educational Program - Reading, Writing and Rings, our popular K-4 formal education program, works well for classroom visits as well as informal programs at your local library or after-school program. Check out the 5-8 program for older kids.

5-8 Program

Classroom Materials

Solar System Simulator - You'll find JPL's solar system simulator program here. With this tool, you can find many objects, from the sun to Pluto's moon Charon as seen from anywhere in the solar system, including from many spacecraft including Cassini and Voyager 1.

Basics of Space Flight - A training module designed primarily to help operations people identify the range of concepts associated with deep space missions, and grasp the relationships among them. It also enjoys popularity with college and high school students, as well as faculty, and people everywhere who are interested in interplanetary space flight.

JPL Education page - info students, teachers, internship and Fellowship links too.

Sign up for Cassini news here: http://saturn.jpl.nasa.gov/news/mailinglistsignup/

A child held up to look through a telescope
Saturn Observation Campaign
4. OTHER RESOURCES:
Here are our Saturn Observation Campaign volunteers who can help you with Saturn Viewing opportunities

Viewing Saturn in 2010

Last Updated: 24 February 2011

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