NASA’s Juno Spacecraft will arrive at Jupiter in the next few day after nearly five years in space. While it’s purpose is primarily to study Jupiter’s origins, interior structure, deep atmosphere and magnetosphere, it’s worth remembering Jupiter is also host to the largest and some of the most interesting moons in the solar system. Lets …
Twenty years ago, space assets from NASA/JPL watched as the fragments of comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 made their historic plunge into the atmosphere of Jupiter.
When Jovian Light and Dark Collide
When Jovian Light and Dark Collide This image taken by the JunoCam imager on NASAs Juno spacecraft highlights a feature on Jupiter where multiple atmospheric conditions appear to collide. April 07 2017