NASA's Juno spacecraft has discovered that the monster storm still has a depth of between 200 miles and 300 miles or so
29 Oct 2021 8:45 AM
Slightly larger than Earth's moon, Io is the most volcanically active world in the solar system.
19 Nov 2018 2:07 PM
The findings support theoretical and computer-simulation models that have predicted abundant water on Jupiter.
31 Aug 2018 11:57 AM
Jupiter’s 79 known moons are the most of any planet in the solar system.
19 Jul 2018 5:32 PM
A research team in Washington has identified 12 small Jovian moons, including the 10 described here.
18 Jul 2018 8:54 AM
Scientists focused on linear features called "bands" and "groove lanes" found on Jupiter's moons Europa and Ganymede.
09 Jul 2018 7:58 PM
All of the planets in our solar system, and the vast majority of other objects as well, travel around the Sun in the same direction.
22 May 2018 12:37 PM
Due to such proximity to the star, the temperature of the atmosphere KPS-1b is much higher than that of Jupiter.
20 May 2018 3:13 PM
The discovery was made from data collected in 1997 by NASA's Galileo spacecraft that flew through a plume of water vapour.
15 May 2018 11:07 AM
Until now, scientists have had scant information about what lies below Jupiter’s thick red, brown, yellow and white clouds.
09 Mar 2018 8:44 AM
Its north pole is dominated by a central cyclone surrounded by eight circumpolar cyclones.
08 Mar 2018 1:44 PM
Jupiter’s poles are blanketed by geometric clusters of cyclones and its atmosphere is deeper than suspected.
08 Mar 2018 8:33 AM
At the time the image was taken, the spacecraft was about 8,453 miles (13,604 kilometers) from the tops of the clouds of the planet.
16 Jan 2018 5:02 PM
Ganesha predicts that though Rajinikanth may struggle, he will ultimately taste political success.
14 Jan 2018 1:30 AM
Scientists have discovered a monster planet orbitting a small, distant star.
04 Nov 2017 2:46 PM
Scientists, including one of Indian origin, have detected titanium oxide in the atmosphere of a Jupiter-like exoplanet for the first time.
14 Sep 2017 7:04 PM
NASA's Juno spacecraft flew over the storm late Monday, offering humanity's closest look yet at the iconic feature of Jupiter.
13 Jul 2017 7:58 AM
"My latest Jupiter flyby is complete!" said a post on the @NASAJuno Twitter account.
12 Jul 2017 7:52 AM
The Gemini telescope is providing high-resolution images to help guide its exploration of the giant planet.
02 Jul 2017 8:49 PM
Scientists hope to learn how the storm maintains itself and if a mass of material underlies the churning clouds.
30 May 2017 12:33 AM