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My feature profiling scientists on the New Horizons mission that flew past Pluto and is now preparing to go past another Kuiper Belt object

My feature profiling scientists on the New Horizons mission that flew past Pluto and is now preparing to go past another Kuiper Belt object

Moons with Underground Oceans: Uranus’ turn? [Nature]

Saturn’s moon Enceladus has been known to have an underground ocean since 2005, and now astronomers are looking to Ariel, one of Uranus’ moons, as another possible locale with an underground oasis. From my Nature blog post, Could a moon of Uranus harbour an underground ocean?:

NASA/JPL
NASA/JPL

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