Europa Exploration: Fast Facts

    Europa Exploration: Fast Facts

    Journal showing illustrations of Jupiter and moons.
    Draft of a letter to Leonardo Donato, Doge of Venice, August, 1609, and Notes on the Moons of Jupiter, January 1610. Credit: University of Michigan Special Collections Library

    Five spacecraft have visited Europa up close — and scientists do regular checkups on the tiny moon with the powerful Hubble Space Telescope. More missions are planned.

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