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Fraser
2011-May-12, 11:00 PM
Proving that old data never dies, scientists have found something new about Jupiterís moon Io using data gathered during the Galileo mission, which orbited Jupiter from 1995-2003. New analysis reveals a subsurface ocean of molten or partially molten magma beneath the surface of the volcanic moon, which is the first direct confirmation of this kind [...]

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