6 Jun , 2018 by Matt Williams
A new study by researchers from the Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics indicates that the chemicals necessary for life as we know it might be limited on Europa and other “ocean worlds”.
12 Mar , 2018 by Matt Williams
A new study conducted with the support of the NASA Astrobiology Institute has theorized that life may exist on the undersides of Europa’s icy surface.
Cassini, Enceladus, Extreme Life
7 Mar , 2018 by Matt Williams
A recent study by a team of German scientists has demonstrated that a certain strain of Earth bacteria could survive on Enceladus
23 Feb , 2018 by Matt Williams
NASA has released a mosaic image that shows exactly where the Cassini probe would crash into Saturn’s atmosphere, mere hours before it did!
Missions, Solar System
29 Jan , 2018 by Matt Williams
According to a new study led by the Planetary Science Institute, Europa and Enceladus may have surfaces that are too soft for future missions to land on.
Astrobiology, Mars, Solar System
19 Jan , 2018 by Evan Gough
Researchers at McGill University are developing what they call the Life Detection Platform, a compact, robotic, energy-efficient system for detecting life on other worlds.
Astronomy, Extrasolar Planets, Extraterrestrial
3 Dec , 2017 by Matt Williams
According to a new study by members of the Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, there could be
Cassini, Enceladus, Saturn
6 Nov , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study by an international team of researchers has shown that Enceladus has been producing enough energy in its interior to keep a warm water ocean for billions of years.
24 Oct , 2017 by Matt Williams
Thanks to the over 500,000 pictures taken by the Cassini mission, Google Maps has created a mapping tool that allows users to virtually explore the Solar System.
12 Oct , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new report by an international team of scientists has found evidence of hydrothermal activity in an ancient Mars sea, which could mean life once existed there
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