“Voyage to an Alien Ocean” –NASA selects SpaceX for Jupiter Europa Clipper Mission 

    Contrary to science-fiction icon Arthur C. Clarke’s admonition never to attempt a landing on Jupiter’s moon, Europa, NASA announced on Friday that it had selected SpaceX to launch a planned voyage to the icy moon,with its 120-mile high plumes erupting from a global ocean that lies 15 miles below a chaotic, churning surface.  … Continue reading “Voyage to an Alien Ocean” –NASA selects SpaceX for Jupiter Europa Clipper Mission