Radio on Jupiter, Brought to You by Ganymede

Louis et al. [2020] present exciting new observations of radio emissions on Jupiter from the NASA Juno spacecraft – the first direct detection of Jovian decametric radio emissions induced by the interaction between Jupiter and the moon Ganymede. These observations were made as Juno crossed a polar region of the Giant Planet where […]

Marie Tharp’s groundbreaking maps brought the seafloor to the world

Walk the halls of an academic earth sciences department, and you’ll likely find displayed on a wall somewhere a strikingly beautiful map of the world’s ocean floors. Completed in 1977, the map represents the culmination of the unlikely, and underappreciated, career of Marie Tharp. Her three decades of work as a geologist and cartographer at […]

FM Radio on Jupiter, Brought to You by Ganymede

Louis et al. [2020] present exciting new observations of radio emissions on Jupiter from the NASA Juno spacecraft – the first direct detection of decametric radio emissions originating from its Moon Ganymede. These observations were made as Juno crossed a polar region of the Giant Planet where the magnetic field lines are connected […]