Latest Tidal heating Stories
Add Enceladus to the growing list of candidates that may be capable of supporting life, as an international team of researchers has discovered evidence of an active hydrothermal system on the icy Saturn moon that could be capable of supporting microbial life.
More than four decades after US astronauts first visited the lunar surface, scientists have finally determined both the actual shape of the moon and the forces responsible for giving it that form.
Concentrations of volcanic activity in Jupiter's moon Io are significantly displaced from where they are expected to be based on models used to predict how the moon's interior is heated.
- Growing in low tufty patches.