Europa Diary

Europa Diary from Matt Pruis, a support scientist with NorthWest Research Associates in Seattle, Washington. He along with other astrobiologists and scientists attended the North Slope conference and kept a journal of the events to study more about Jupiter’s moon – Europa. Topics covered in diary are Europa – Landing on Alien Terrain, Life on Ice, On Polar Bear Time and Walking on Thin Ice.

  • A little robotic explorer will be rolling into Antarctica this month to perform a gymnastic feat - driving upside down under sea ice.
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  • Europa Diary IV: Walking on Thin Ice
    The Europa Focus Group, a collaboration of scientists who study Jupiter's ice-covered moon, met recently on Alaska's North Slope. By studying the unique terrain at the edge of the Arctic Ocean, they foreshadow future expeditions to search for life on Europa.
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  • Europa Diary III: On Polar Bear Time
    The Europa Focus Group, a collaboration of scientists who study Jupiter's ice-covered moon, met recently on Alaska's North Slope. By studying the unique terrain at the edge of the Arctic Ocean, they foreshadow future expeditions to search for life on Europa.
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  • Europa Diary II: Life on Ice
    The Europa Focus Group, a collaboration of scientists who study Jupiter's ice-covered moon, met recently on Alaska's North Slope. By studying the unique terrain at the edge of the Arctic Ocean, they foreshadow future expeditions to search for life on Europa.
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  • Europa Diary I: Landing on Alien Terrain
    The Europa Focus Group, a collaboration of scientists who study Jupiter's ice-covered moon, met recently on Alaska's North Slope. By studying the unique terrain at the edge of the Arctic Ocean, they foreshadow future expeditions to search for life on Europa.
    more...