1. Moon-forming disk discovered around distant planet  Phys.org
  2. Moon-forming disk discovered around distant planet: Astronomers report first observations of a 'circumplanetary disk'  Science Daily
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Using Earth's most powerful array of radio telescopes, astronomers have made the first observations of a circumplanetary disk of gas and dust like the one that is believed to have birthed the moons of ...

Moon-forming disk discovered around distant planet

Shortly before it plunged into Saturn's atmosphere in late 2017, NASA's Cassini spacecraft made an incredible observation about the ringed planet's moon, Titan – its lakes are extraordinarily deep and filled with methane.Shortly before it plunged into Saturn's atmosphere in late 2017, NASA's Cassini spacecraft made an incredible observation about the ringed planet's moon, Titan – its lakes are extraordinarily deep and filled with methane.