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View Full Version : Warm ‘Perrier’ Ocean Could be Powering Enceladus Geysers



Fraser
2010-Oct-05, 06:20 PM
Bottled water companies take note: an exotic form of warm, bubbly mineral water could be what feeds the mysterious jets spraying from the south polar region of Saturn‘s moon Enceladus. A new model of the sub-surface ocean explains how the small moon could be so cryo-volcanically active. The Cassini spacecraft has detected sodium and potassium [...]

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