The space probe Cassini took this amazing photo of Saturn’s moon Mimas, but when it did a temperature probe, it became obvious that the planetary consciousness had a thing for early 1980’s arcade games.

Actually, Mimas isn’t a fan of Pac Man. According to scientists, the variation in temperatures (which is what the colours denote) may be  indicative of a “diversity of textures in the surface materials. Some textures may retain heat better than others”.

You can get the the scoop over at BBC News. Just watch out for the ghosts in the machine.

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