Saturn's Rings Fade -- Animated Gif (image) NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Share Print E-Mail Caption An artist's impression of how Saturn may look in the next hundred million years. The innermost rings disappear as they rain onto the planet first, very slowly followed by the outer rings. Credit NASA/Cassini/James O'Donoghue Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.