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Jupiter's Europa moon 'likeliest to have life

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US astronomers looking for life in the solar system believe that Europa, one of the moons of Jupiter, which has an ocean, is much more promising than desert-covered Mars, which is currently the focus of the US government's attention.

Read more at: http://phys.org/news...t-life.html#jCp

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I have always thought Europa to be more likely to hold life form than Mars due to the ammount of liquid under the ice :innocent:

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Don't forget about Enceladus, one of Saturn's moons and one of the most geologically active bodies in the solar system.

One of the other four big Jovian moons, Callisto, may have liquid water oceans under its outer layers as well.

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