Titan, the petrol moon

There are only three non-giant planets we know of that have thick atmospheres. One is Earth (just right). One is Venus (just so wrong). And one is a moon where the rain is made of methane, the lava is made of water, and the waves serenely roll over oceans of LNG.

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The Forest Moon of Endor

When the Imperials went looking for a quiet spot to host Emperor Palpatine’s personal retreat, the Forest Moon of Endor must have seemed a natural choice. It’s 46,000 light-years from the office, populated by cuddly locals, and features verdant woods which are completely dissimilar to the redwood forests of upstate California. No wonder this treechanger’s paradise also goes by another name – the Sanctuary Moon.

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