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Ice, liquid water and... vapor plumes?

Ice, liquid water and... vapor plumes?
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New "old" view from the Galileo spacecraft!

Repeated Flybys Yield a Pole-to-Pole View of Europa

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Evidence of Water Vapor Venting off Europa
Evidence of Water Vapor Venting off Europa
Hubble observed water vapor above the frigid south polar region of Jupiter's moon Europa.     More >
Clay-Like Minerals Found on Icy Crust of Europa
Clay-Like Minerals Found on Icy Crust of Europa
A new analysis of data from NASA's Galileo mission has revealed clay-type minerals at the surface of Jupiter's icy moon Europa.     More >
Long-stressed Europa Likely Off-kilter at One Time
Long-stressed Europa Likely Off-kilter at One Time
Cracks lining the icy face of Europa are evidence the moon likely spun on a tilted axis at some point.     More >
If We Landed on Europa, What Would We Want to Know?
If We Landed on Europa, What Would We Want to Know?
New paper lays out key science questions to answer for any future proposed robotic Europa lander.     More >

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