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Spotted a water reservoir on Enceladus

June 22nd, 2011 | Posted by admin in all news | cassini

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has discovered the best evidence yet for a large-scale saltwater reservoir beneath the icy crust of Saturn’s moon Enceladus. The data came from the spacecraft’s direct analysis of salt-rich ice grains close to the jets ejected from the moon.
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