• December 24, 2009
To those of you who celebrate the holiday, merry Christmas! I hope Santa was good to you.
I think if you polled most space fans about their favorite moons of Jupiter, Ganymede would come in a consistent third behind Europa and Io. It's just not fair.
• December 13, 2009
If you don't think Pluto gets enough respect, just imagine what it's like to be a satellite of an asteroid.
• December 11, 2009
This is a special post for all of my readers who are lighting the first candle on their menorot this evening.
• December 07, 2009
Galileo, the scientist, discovered the Galilean satellites of Jupiter four hundred years ago next month, while Galileo, the mission, arrived at Jupiter to study those moons in situ fourteen years ago Sunday.
• December 03, 2009
From a distance, Jupiter's fourth largest moon Europa is the smoothest object in the solar system; its outline traces out a perfect circle.
• October 26, 2009
The 126th Space Carnival is live over at Jason Perry's always-excellent (if rather narrowly focused) Io blog The Gish Bar Times.
• June 08, 2009
Taking a look at Jupiter's moon, Io, from Hawaii.
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