Enceladus

Mysterious deep snow covers icy moon Enceladus, but how did it get there?

Mysterious deep snow covers icy moon Enceladus, but how did it get there?

Saturn’s orbiting winter wonderland, Enceladus, may be in the midst of a relatively dry period, according to new measurements of the thickness of snow drifts by a team of researchers from across the United States. Calculations based on the sizes of a series of depressions called tectonic crater chains indicate that deposits of ice particles …

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We may be able to find life on Enceladus without landing

We may be able to find life on Enceladus without landing

Saturn’s moon Enceladus is one of the main extraterrestrial locations in the solar system for life to thrive. It harbors a global salty ocean that internal heating theoretically keeps it at temperatures suitable for an alien marine ecosystem. However, discovering this life is not easy. Moon It is surrounded by an ice shell estimated to …

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