Autonomy for Big Five spells end to status quo

...We're not even talking apples vs. oranges; we're talking Jupiter vs. its moons.But it's not as simple as that, of course...financial well to draw from as Clemson or Georgia. And for all the Jupiters like Alabama, Ohio State and Texas there are plenty of dwarf-planet...

Galileo shows Jupiter atmosphere has deserts and tropics

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - Jupiter's atmosphere has wet and dry areas...plunged through the outer layers of Jupiter's bottomless atmosphere on Dec...probe landed in the Sahara Desert of Jupiter," Andrew Ingersoll, a planetary...

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Fault line on Jupiter's moon Europa similar to San Andreas fault

...pictures from the Galileo spacecraft orbiting Jupiter show that a fault line on one of the giant...fault were among several discoveries about Jupiter discussed Monday at a meeting of the American...have been examining enormous storms in Jupiter's swirling atmosphere. They persist...

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Biggest Jupiter moon has magnetic field, maybe molten core

NEW YORK - Jupiter's biggest moon, Ganymede, is surprisingly...essentially a planet even though it orbits Jupiter. Ganymede's large-scale magnetic...Mercury are known to have one, although Jupiter's moon Io probably does and Mars might...

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Spacecraft exploring Jupiter system develops problem

...close approaches to the moon Europa and Jupiter. The spacecraft was stable and information...after passing within 360,000 miles of Jupiter's atmosphere. The encounter called...Galileo was launched in 1989 and arrived at Jupiter on Dec. 7, 1995. It completed its...

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Nuclear-powered spacecraft to explore Jupiter's moons

...spacecraft to determine whether three of Jupiter's icy, planet-sized moons have the potential to harbor life. The Jupiter Icy Moons Orbiter, or Jimo, would...potential for sustaining life, as well as Jupiter itself. Besides water, the moons...

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Jupiter's moon is a volcano hotspot

WASHINGTON -- Jupiter's moon Io, the most active body in the solar system, is wracked...miles of the Jovian moon on Oct. 11. Galileo, which is orbiting Jupiter, will make an even closer flyby of Io next Thursday, passing just...

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Europa, one of Jupiter's moons, appears to contain water

Europa, one of Jupiter's 16 moons, appears to contain water - and it may not be the only watery body besides Earth in the solar system. Both the Galileo...

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High school: Area standouts perform at WWBA

...Warhawks in the WWBA World Championship in Jupiter, Fla. Their team was managed by former...and tournaments, and that continued in Jupiter. Griffith was 90-93, hitting 93 multiple...South Aiken teammates made the trip to Jupiter, as well. First/third baseman Alex...

Online music services see upside to limited file-sharing

...file-sharing to distribute and promote their work. Earlier this month, 1980s glam-metal rockers Heart released its new record, "Jupiters Darling," in a computer file format that enables computer users to share the song file online. Anyone who opens the file...