Saturn would provide a hostile environment for most of the life found on Earth, according to Fraser Cain of Universe Today. It could not be inhabited by humans without extensive protection. More »

The Cassini-Huygens satellite showed between 2005 to 2006 that Saturn's atmosphere had oxygen ions and one of its moons had water geysers; however, several factors impede human life on the planet. One reason people canno... More »

Saturn cannot support life, human or otherwise. The gas giant planet has an average temperature of -288 degrees Fahrenheit and is composed only of gases with no solid surface. Depending on the composition of its core, la... More »

Saturn is between 1.2 billion kilometers (0.0001268 light years) and 1.67 billion kilometers (0.0001765) from Earth, depending on where both planets are in their orbits, according to Universe Today. Earth and Saturn are ... More »

The inner planets, Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars, are made up of silicate rock and heavy metals such as iron and nickel, whereas the outer planets, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune, are made up mostly of gases, accor... More »

Saturn is an average of 886 million miles from the sun, which puts it about 9.5 times farther away from the sun than the Earth. The exact distance from Saturn to the sun varies based on Saturn's location along its ellipt... More »

A day on Saturn is 10.7 Earth hours long, which is the amount of time it takes for the planet to make a complete rotation on it axis. Saturn makes a full orbit around the sun in a period of time equal to 29 Earth years. ... More »