Titan's Rain: Cold Methane


ASTRONOMY
Titan's Rain: Cold Methane[ibtimes.com]Mar 21, 2011
 
    It's so cold on Titan, water is frozen, playing the role much like rock on Earth. Similarly, where we would recognize rain as consisting of water, on Titan, methane acts the part. New observations from the Cassini orbiter show that clouds form "rainstorms" of methane on the surface of Titan.
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