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Ka Chun Yu on Jupiter’s moon Europa (60 Minutes in Space, May 2015)

Posted 6/5/2015 12:06 AM by Kim Evans | Comments

Ka Chun begins by bringing things back to our solar system by looking at Jupiter’s moon Europa.

Results of recent NASA experiments that suggest the dark material coating the long, thin fractures covering Europa’s surface is sea salt from a subsurface ocean that has been discolored by exposure to radiation.


Links to Ka Chun's story:

NASA Research Reveals Europa's Mystery Dark Material Could Be Sea Salt

60 Minutes in Space - Scientists from the Space Sciences Department at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science take you "behind the stories" using the best images and animation available to help understand the latest developments. Click here to view the full-length video of March’s 60 Minutes in Space.

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