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Jupiter's Moon Callisto May Hide Salty Ocean

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October 22, 1998
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Jupiter's second largest moon, Callisto, may have a liquid ocean tucked under its icy, cratered crust, according to scientists studying data gathered by NASA's Galileo spacecraft.

Jupiter's second largest moon, Callisto, may have a liquid ocean tucked under its icy, cratered crust, according to scientists studying data gathered by NASA's Galileo spacecraft.


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NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. (1998, October 22). Jupiter's Moon Callisto May Hide Salty Ocean. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 16, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1998/10/981022073558.htm
NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. "Jupiter's Moon Callisto May Hide Salty Ocean." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1998/10/981022073558.htm (accessed April 16, 2014).

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