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Jupiter Looks Like A Fireball In This ‘Lucky’ Infrared Image

Jupiter Looks Like A Fireball In This ‘Lucky’ Infrared Image

Hard to believe, but this stunning infrared image of Jupiter was taken from Earth’s surface, specifically from the Gemini North Telescope in Hawaii. Combined with other observational data, the new image is casting revealing more about the gas giant’s epic storms and an odd feature seen in its Great Red…

Spooky ‘Black Hole’ On Jupiter Is Just A Big Shadow

Spooky ‘Black Hole’ On Jupiter Is Just A Big Shadow

NASA’s Juno spacecraft recently caught this ominous view of Jupiter, which shows a massive black spot atop the gas giant’s churning clouds. Looks scary, but there’s a perfectly reasonable explanation: It’s a shadow cast by Jupiter’s extremely volcanic moon, Io.