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"Bathtub rings" around Titan's lakes might be made of alien crystals

Written by  Copernical Team Thursday, 27 June 2019 12:44
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Washington DC (SPX) Jun 27, 2019
image The frigid lakeshores of Saturn's moon Titan might be encrusted with strange, unearthly minerals, according to new research being presented here. Scientists re-creating Titan-esque conditions in their laboratory have discovered new compounds and minerals not found on Earth, including a co-crystal made of solid acetylene and butane. Acetylene and butane exist on Earth as gases and are
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