posted on Dec, 16 2007 @ 11:39 PM
An ocean is not the source of the jets emanating from Saturn's moon Enceladus, a new study concludes.
The research questions the moon's promise as a target in the search for life beyond Earth and has stirred controversy among scientists who dispute
A chemical analysis of Enceladus, led by University of Colorado planetary scientist Nick Schneider, failed to detect sodium, an element scientists say
should be in a body of water that has had billions of years of contact with rock.
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