May 24, 2010
Is it possible that Venus is more of a sister planet than
we once thought? New observations by a European spacecraft show
newly active volcano hotspots on Venus, which are similar to those
that created the Hawaiian Islands.
In this Science Bite, David Grinspoon, scientist for the
European Space Agency's Venus Express mission, explains how
volcanic eruptions on Venus may help us understand climate change
here on Earth.