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2010-06-14 13:50:00

Jupiter's moon Io could be a potential target to look for extraterrestrial life.

2010-06-11 03:00:00

CANNES, France, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The highly anticipated Esimit Europa 2 (www.esimit.com) yacht has been introduced to the global audience at its christening ceremony, which was attended by numerous business leaders and project supporters.

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2010-03-29 06:25:00

Extraordinarily rare springs high above the rest of the world in the Arctic could serve as Earth's own little version of Europa, helping scientists picture what life might face on the mysterious Jovian moon.

2010-02-16 11:00:00

MIAMI, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Europa, one of Europe's most modern and fastest growing airlines, announced today their new non-stop service from Miami to Madrid.

2010-01-25 06:41:00

BUDAPEST, January 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mid Europa Partners ("Mid Europa") announced today that it has completed its tender offer to purchase any and all of the outstanding ordinary shares, par value EUR0.01 per share ("Invitel Shares"), and any and all of the American Depositary Shares, each representing one Invitel Share ("Invitel ADSs"), of Invitel Holdings A/S ("Invitel") (NYSE Amex: IHO). The offer and withdrawal rights expired at 12:00 midnight, New York City time, on...

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2010-01-24 13:49:38

Differences in the number and speed of cometary impacts onto Jupiter's large moons Ganymede and Callisto some 3.8 billion years ago can explain their vastly different surfaces and interior states

2010-01-08 07:16:00

BUDAPEST, January 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mid Europa Partners ("Mid Europa") announced today that it is extending its tender offer to purchase any and all of the outstanding ordinary shares, par value EUR0.01 per share ("Invitel Shares"), and any and all of the American Depositary Shares, each representing one Invitel Share ("Invitel ADSs"), of Invitel Holdings A/S ("Invitel") (NYSE Amex: IHO). According to the report of the settlement agent for the offer, as of 12:00 midnight, New...

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2009-12-15 12:40:00

Planetary scientist Francis Nimmo will outline the impact of ice dynamics on the habitability of the moons of Saturn and Jupiter on Tuesday, December 15, at the annual meeting of the American Geophysical Union in San Francisco.

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2009-10-16 15:15:00

NASA's Galileo spacecraft began what would become a 14-year odyssey of exploration 20 years ago this Sunday, Oct 18.

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2009-09-16 05:25:00

Scientists have assembled the first global geological map of the Solar System’s largest moon – and in doing so have gathered new evidence into the formation of the large, icy satellite.


Latest Europa Reference Libraries

Europe
2013-02-19 08:55:56

Europe is, by regulation, one of the world’s seven continents. Consisting of the westernmost peninsula of Eurasia, Europe is generally divided from Asia by the watershed divides of the Ural and Caucasus Mountains, the Ural River, the Black and Caspian Seas, and the waterways that connect the Black and Aegean Seas. It is bordered by the Arctic Ocean towards the north, Atlantic Ocean to the west, Mediterranean Sea to the south, and the Black Sea and connected waterways to the southeast....

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Galileo Probe -- The Galileo probe was an unmanned probe sent by NASA to study the planet Jupiter and its moons. Named after the astronomer Galileo Galilei, it was launched on October 18 1989 by the Space Shuttle Atlantis and arrived at Jupiter on December 7 1995. Galileo's launch had been significantly delayed by the hiatus in Space Shuttle launches that occurred after the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster, and new safety protocols that were implemented as a result forced Galileo to use...

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2004-10-19 04:45:40

Jupiter's Moon Ganymede -- Ganymede is the largest satellite in the solar system with a diameter of 5,268 km (3270 miles). It is larger than Mercury and Pluto, and three-quarters the size of Mars. If Ganymede orbited the Sun instead of orbiting Jupiter, it would easily be classified as a planet. If Ganymede orbited the Sun instead of Jupiter it could be classified as a planet. Like Callisto, Ganymede is most likely composed of a rocky core with a water/ice mantle and a crust of rock and...

Jupiter's Moon Europa
2004-10-19 04:45:40

Jupiter's Moon Europa -- Europa is a puzzle. The sixth largest moon in our Solar System, Europa confounds and intrigues scientists. Few bodies in the Solar System have attracted as much scientific attention as this moon of Jupiter because of its possible subsurface ocean of water. The more we learn about this icy moon, the more questions we have. Because the nature of science is to ask questions, we cannot resist the mystery of Europa and its potential for possessing an ocean. Early...

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2004-10-19 04:45:40

Jupiter's Moon Io -- Looking like a giant pizza covered with melted cheese and splotches of tomato and ripe olives, Io is the most volcanically active body in the solar system. Volcanic plumes rise 300 kilometers (190 miles) above the surface, with material spewing out at nearly half the required escape velocity. A bit larger than Earth's moon, Io is the third largest of Jupiter's moons, and the fifth one in distance from the planet. Although Io always points the same side toward...

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