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Dec 16, 2019
Chandrayaan 2: Failure is part of the 'big game', shouldn't discourage the science community, says NASA-JPL CTOThe NASA JPL Chief emphasised a familiar statistic quotes at the time of Vikram's planned landing — 40% of moons missions in last 60 years have failed.
Nov 22, 2019
Scientists detect water vapor rising from geysers on Jupiter's moon EuropaUnder Europa's icy surface is a salty ocean that contains twice as much water than that on earth.
Sep 24, 2019
NASA's Juno spacecraft captures ominous images of black spot on Jupiter's surfaceBefore you start sputtering about HAL 9000, monoliths and Europa, that's Io's shadow we're looking at.
Jun 18, 2019
Yellow expanse of table salt spotted on the surface of Jupiter's Moon EuropaEuropa's surface appears to be in covered in a layer of salty liquid water under its icy shell.
Dec 17, 2018
Nuclear-powered ‘tunnelbot’ to search for signs of life on Jupiter’s moon EuropaEuropa has been studied, but never sampled because of Europa's thick and dense ice shelf.
Oct 25, 2018
Jupiter's moon Europa detailed in a thermal and geologic map of its icy surfaceAmong the key findings from the map was a cold spot in Europa's Northern Hemisphere.
Oct 09, 2018
Giant ice spikes on Europa's surface could make future landings treacherous: StudyEuropa's surface resembles a forest of sharp, jagged ice spikes, some towering 50-feet-high: Study.
Aug 09, 2018
Jupiter's moon Ganymede is 'whistling', surrounded by powerful plasma wavesThe 'whistle' was over 1 million times as intense as other moons and planets in the vicinity.
Jan 24, 2018
Are we alone in the universe? Astrobiologist Dr Henry Throop on aliens, finding Earth-like planetsHenry Throop says Saturn's moon Enceladus and Jupiter's moon Europa could be hospitable environments, and that potatoes could possibly be grown on Mars, like Matt Damon did in The Martian | #FirstCulture
Dec 05, 2017
Europa may have tectonic plates similar to Earth, increasing the chances of the Jovian moon harbouring lifeThe findings bolster earlier studies of Europa's surface geology that found regions where the moon's ice shell looks to be expanding like Earth.