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Nasa images suggest that Saturn is about to ‘give birth’ to a new moon

New images from Nasa ‘s Cassini-Huygens space probe suggest that Saturn may be in the process of forming a new moon, which has already been affectionately named by scientists as “Peggy”. The tiny, icy satellite has not been spotted directly, but a bulge in Saturn’s A Ring — the brightest and outermost ring — suggests that the new arrival could soon join Saturn’s already impressive family of 62 moons. “We