The Magic of Saturn

Fifteen years ago, in college astronomy, I saw Saturn through a giant telescope. It looked like this:

This teensy little yellow circle the size of a pencil eraser, with a little ring around it. And it was powerful for me actually. So powerful that, 10 years later, I included the experience in my debut novel.

So, just imagine the thrill I get from the Cassini images. Check out this NYT article:

Stunning. Absolutely incredible.

Farewell, Cassini! Thank you!!!!


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What’s your favorite star-gazing memory? In college, I took astronomy and got to see Saturn through a powerful telescope. That experience worked its way into my novel. To learn more about Truest, click here.

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