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View Full Version : First Ever Geologic Map of Io: 425 Volcanoes, No Craters



Fraser
2012-Mar-20, 01:40 PM
With billowing volcanoes, lava lakes and a sulfurous landscape, Jupiter’s moon Io is one of the most exotic and intriguing places in the Solar System. The geologic features of Io are now detailed in the first global geologic map ever made of this unusual and active planetary body. The map, published by the U. S. [...]

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