Scientists say... Powered by Trendolizer

Lightning on Jupiter: NASA finally discovers why it's there, and how bolts are similar to Earth's

Trending story found on www.usatoday.com
Lightning on Jupiter: NASA finally discovers why it's there, and how bolts are similar to Earth's
In the data from Juno’s first eight passes by the planet, the spacecraft’s Microwave Radiometer Instrument (MWR) detected 377 Jovian lightning discharges. Scientists saw that lightning on Jupiter can be as frequent as it is on Earth.
[Source: www.usatoday.com] [ Comments ] [See why this is trending]

Trend graph:

Comments