Artist's conception of CubeSats near Jupiter (right) and its moon Europa. | NASA/JPL
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NASA Could Use a Miniaturized Satellite to Test Europa Moon's Dust and Radiation

Studying the dust particles around Jupiter's famous icy moon would indirectly reveal details about its surface, and its habitability prospects.

Published On 04/10/2017
7:43 AM EDT
Artist's conception of the Europa Clipper, a mission that could be sent out to the icy moon in the coming decades. | NASA