Scientists have discovered the presence of one of the most crucial ingredients for life on Jupiter's icy moon.
Jupiter is pretty big, but there are other, much larger planets to be found lurking in the depths of the cosmos.
The image, which was captured by NASA's Juno spacecraft, shows something quite spectacular.
The spacecraft will explore Europa, Ganymede and Callisto when it finally arrives in orbit around Jupiter in 2031.
Jupiter's status as the planet with the most moons in our solar system has now officially been restored.
This hellish world was photographed in remarkable detail during one of the probe's recent flybys.
Scientists have discovered evidence that Jupiter's icy moon Europa is home to shallow pools near to its surface.
Scientists have identified two unusual asteroids between Mars and Jupiter that shouldn't actually be there.
Astronomers have spotted something unexpected in an object that shares the same orbit as the gas giant Jupiter.
A stunning new image of the solar system's largest planet was put together from hundreds of shots.
A leading British space scientist maintains that Jupiter's icy moon is very likely to be home to alien organisms.
An ambitious endeavour to unlock the mysteries of Jupiter's moon Europa is finally moving ahead.
Physicists now believe that a large planetary embryo collided with the gas giant in the distant past.
Scientists have determined that Europa's ocean may be more like the Earth's oceans than previously thought.
Scientists at JPL have been working to simulate the atmospheric conditions found on 'hot Jupiter' planets.
Scientists are offering social media users the chance to name 5 of Jupiter's most recently discovered moons.
NASA has proposed a new mission to delve deep beneath the icy crust of Jupiter's moon Europa.
Scientists have revealed the discovery of water within the depths of the gas giant's famous Great Red Spot.
Scientists have determined just how far down Jupiter's colorful atmospheric bands actually go.
Jupiter's largest moon Ganymede is producing 'chorus waves' one million times more powerful than average.