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Tropical cyclones on Titan?

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Posted 26 March 2013 - 02:07 AM

New research suggests tropical cyclones could develop on Saturn's largest moon Titan


phys.org said:

(Phys.org) —Planetary scientist Tetsuya Tokano of Germany's University of Cologne has found that the right ingredients might exist on Titan, Saturn's largest moon, for the formation of tropical cyclones. In his paper published in the journal Icarus, Tokano says that if one the seas on Titan contains enough methane, then all the conditions could be present for the formation of the mini-hurricanes.

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