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June 8 2013

Haze on Saturn's Moon Titan Is Similar to Earth's Pollution


On Earth, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, or PAHs, are best known as carcinogens and environmental pollutants, produced as byproducts of fuel burning. It turns out these complex hydrocarbons are also contributing to the thick orange-brown smog that cloaks Saturn's largest moon, Titan, researchers say.

With a diameter of 3,200 miles (5,150 kilometers), Titan is the second-largest moon in the solar system. It's also the only one with clouds and a dense, Earth-like atmosphere and the only known place in our solar system besides Earth to have stable liquids on its surface.

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