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Jupiter Moon Europa

Space Agency Plots Ambitious Mission To Watery Moon

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 03.05.2014 | Science

WASHINGTON (AP) — NASA is plotting a daring robotic mission to Jupiter's watery moon Europa, a place where astronomers speculate there might be some...

WATCH: Moon's Giant Geysers Give E.T. Hunters Hope

Space.com | Mike Wall | Posted 12.16.2013 | Science

SAN FRANCISCO — The apparent discovery of water geysers on Jupiter's moon Europa makes the icy body an even more attractive target for a life-hunt...

WATCH: Icy Moon Spouts Giant Geysers

Space.com | Charles Q. Choi | Posted 12.12.2013 | Science

Jupiter's icy moon Europa may erupt with fleeting plumes of water more than 20 times the height of Mt. Everest, scientists say. If these giant water...

WATCH: Discovery Of Cosmic Crash Puts New Spin On Search For E.T.

Space.com | Megan Gannon | Posted 01.25.2014 | Science

A new look at data from a NASA spacecraft has revealed evidence a colossal impact on Jupiter's moon Europa, a collision that may have delivered key m...

WATCH: Space 'Bullet' Obliterates Thick Block Of Ice

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 07.17.2013 | Science

Does extraterrestrial life exist below the icy crust of Jupiter's moon Europa? Some scientists think it might, and by 2022 they hope to send an unmann...