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The Jupiter Icy Explorer (JUICE) is an unmanned spacecraft being developed by ESA with Airbus Defence and Space as its main contractor. The craft has two unfurling solar wings which are each made up of five solar panels....
Astronomy Cast Episode 57: Jupiter’s Moons Astronomy Cast is a production of the Planetary Science Institute working in collaboration with Universe Today. Fraser Cain: Alright, this week is going to be a continuation from last week. So last week talked about Jupiter, and we could sense...
Samuel M. Howell & Robert T. Pappalardo  Jupiter’s satellite Europa almost certainly hides a global saltwater ocean beneath its icy surface. Chemistry at the ice surface and ocean-rock interface might provide the building blocks for life, and NASA’s Europa Clipper mission will...
NASA’s Galileo mission yielded strong evidence that Europa, about the size of Earth’s moon, has an ocean beneath a frozen crust of unknown thickness. If proven to exist, this global ocean could have more than twice as much water...
This latest image of Jupiter, taken by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope on 25 August 2020, was captured when the planet was 653 million kilometres from Earth. Hubble’s sharp view is giving researchers an updated weather report on the...

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