What’s in Europa’s ocean? Scientists say just scratch the surface. – latimes.com

Europa’s ocean looks a lot like ours, said Mike Brown, a scientist at Caltech who co-wrote a paper on the Jupiter satellite. Beneath a thick layer of ice yes, the frozen-water kind flows a massive ocean of salt water and other chemicals, which if stirred with geological activity and a sprinkle of energy, could harbor life, scientists believe.

via What’s in Europa’s ocean? Scientists say just scratch the surface. – latimes.com.

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