The Ice Moons Europa and Enceladus
Lecture no. 6 from the course: A Visual Guide to the Universe with the Smithsonian
Taught by Professor David M. Meyer | 26 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Focus on two enigmatic ice worlds: Jupiter’s moon Europa and Saturn’s moon Enceladus. Both may harbor liquid water beneath their icy crusts. Weigh the chances that life exists in these underground oceans, despite the extreme cold in the outer solar system.