The Cassini spacecraft, on its

Filed under:General — eric @ 12:16 pm

The Cassini spacecraft, on its way to a 2004 meeting with Saturn, is nearing Jupiter for a slingshot boost. Here’s a wonderful color photo, the first color picture returned by the craft. Sure, just a photo of Jupiter alone is nice. But the addition of Europa and its shadow on the Jovian surface is what makes this picture especially nice.

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