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
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.
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.
11 May , 2017 by Matt Williams
A research team from Arizona State University is developing a seismometer that could be mounted a lander mission to Europa to listen to its interior
Astronomy, Extraterrestrial, NASA, News
3 Mar , 2017 by Matt Williams
At the Planetary Science Vision 2050 Workshop this week, NASA made a series of presentations outlining plants to explore Europa and other places in the Solar System where life could exist.
Astronomy, Europa, Hubble, News
26 Sep , 2016 by Matt Williams
Today, NASA announced that images taken by the Hubble Space Telescope have shown more evidence of water plumes on Europa’s surface, bolstering evidence of a warm water ocean in its interior and providing opportunities for future study.
Astronomy, News, Science, Solar System
9 Sep , 2016 by Matt Williams
A new study by a team of Russian researchers has shown that in the interiors of ice giants like Uranus and Neptune and moons like Europa, conditions could be just right to maintain “impossible” chemicals
Astronomy, Saturn, Terraforming
27 Apr , 2016 by Matt Williams
Within the Saturn system, there are many moons which could present the opportunity terraforming. But to do so presents many challenges.
Astronomy, Jupiter, Terraforming
22 Apr , 2016 by Matt Williams
Jupiter’s four largest moons – the Galileans – have long been considered as possible sites for human habitation, and even terraforming
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