Juno on Jupiter's doorstep: Stunning view of giant planet and its largest moons (Pic inside)!

Juno on Jupiter's doorstep: Stunning view of giant planet and its largest moons (Pic inside)!

As per NASA, the scene was captured by the mission's imaging camera, called JunoCam, which is designed to acquire high resolution views of features in Jupiter's atmosphere from very close to the planet.

Jun 27, 2016, 23:20 PM IST

Jupiter`s largest moon definitely has an ocean: NASA

Jupiter`s largest moon, Ganymede, has an underground ocean that contains more water than Earth`s, broadening the hunt for places in the solar system where life might be able to exist.

Mar 12, 2015, 23:30 PM IST

Jupiter looked at as aliens would see it

Astronomers have observed Jupiter for centuries but a new study that looks at the gas giant as if it was an exoplanet could help make more reliable interpretations of Jupiter.

Feb 15, 2015, 15:58 PM IST

Jupiter`s Moon shaped same way as Earth`s surface: Study

A new laboratory model suggested that the ridges and troughs shaped on the surface of Jupiter`s icy moon Ganymede were formed the same way as Earth`s tectonic process.

Jul 09, 2014, 13:19 PM IST

Jupiter`s moon Ganymede may have `club sandwich` of ice and oceans

Researchers have revealed that the largest moon in our solar system, a companion to Jupiter named Ganymede, may have ice and oceans stacked up in several layers like a club sandwich.

May 02, 2014, 12:21 PM IST

Researchers map in detail Ganymede, largest moon in the solar system

The US Geological Survey has completed the first global geological map of Ganymede, Jupiter`s largest moon and also the largest moon in the solar system.

Feb 13, 2014, 13:30 PM IST

Jupiter moon lander project to get first funding in 2014

Russia`s Jupiter research project, which includes a lander mission to its moon Ganymede, will receive its first funding next year, a space agency official said.

Mar 06, 2013, 09:12 AM IST

Jupiter`s moons may hold clues for life beyond Earth

Europa, Callisto and Jupiter`s largest moon, Ganymede, are all believed to have liquid oceans beneath their icy shells.

Apr 22, 2012, 15:35 PM IST