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JUPITER NEWS

NASA's Juno spacecraft unfolds the first layer of Jupiter's water mystery

February 19, 2020 9:57 pm

NASA's Juno spacecraft has published its first set of findings regarding the presence of water on the Jupiter, thus uncovering the mystery of the gas giant.

NASA's Juno discovers new Texas-sized cyclone on Jupiter's south pole

December 18, 2019 2:58 pm

NASA's Juno probe has discovered a new cyclone on Jupiter, the size of Texas, on its 22nd flyby of the planet. Now, the south pole of the gas giant has a total of seven cyclones.

Plumes of Jupiter's moon Europa are spewing water vapour over the planet: NASA

November 19, 2019 5:21 pm

Scientists have long supported the possibility that the icy moon may possess all of the ingredients necessary for life.

Viewing of Jupiter, Saturn planned

November 15, 2019 4:16 am

This is the last chance in 2019 to catch a glimpse of the largest and second largest planets in the solar system.

Saturn surpasses Jupiter with most number of moons: Everything we know

October 09, 2019 12:49 pm

Scientists have discovered as many as 20 new moons around Saturn, taking its tally to 82 and edging past Jupiter.

Saturn now has the most moons as 20 new discovered, now ahead of Jupiter

October 08, 2019 1:57 pm

The solar system has a new winner in the moon department. Twenty new moons have been found around Saturn, giving the ringed planet a total of 82 moons. That beats Jupiter and its 79 moons.

Scientists reveal details of mysterious space rock that hit Jupiter last month

September 18, 2019 6:03 pm

According to space scientists, the mysterious space rock that hit Jupiter on August 7 was an asteroid which got detonated in the middle of the air.

ESA's JUICE mission clicks first photo of Jupiter and its moons even before its launch

September 03, 2019 6:51 pm

The Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer (JUICE) will launch in 2022 on a seven-year journey to the Jupiter system. Before its launch, the mission's navigation camera (NavCam) has given the first glimpse of its destination while still on Earth.

Jupiter looks stunning in these new photos released by NASA

August 14, 2019 9:25 am

NASA has shared new pictures of Jupiter, which were taken by the Hubble's Wide Field Camera 3 when the planet was 400 million miles from Earth on June 27, 2019. Among the most striking features revealed was more intense and rich colours of cloud bands.

A large asteroid crashed into Jupiter and here are pics to prove it

August 13, 2019 9:53 am

The biggest planet in the solar system Jupiter was possibly hit by an asteroid the size of the Earth and the impact was captured by astronomer Ethan Chappel by his Celestron 8 telescope, who put out pictures of the event on Twitter.