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NASA has already shifted one major mission from SLS — recently it announced that a commercial rocket, and not SLS, as Congress had mandated for years, would launch the Europa Clipper spacecraft that would study Jupiter’s moon.As private companies erode government’s hold on space travel, NASA looks to open a new frontier|Christian Davenport|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
The third one is “very fluffy,” Leleu says, with a density like Jupiter’s, but in a much smaller planet.Two exoplanet families redefine what planetary systems can look like|Lisa Grossman|February 5, 2021|Science News
Calculations hint that a massive, icy planet could have tussled with Jupiter and lost.
Since the conjunction, Jupiter and Saturn slowly appear to go their separate ways, from our earthly point of view, and Mercury — the planet closest to the sun — arrives to join them soon after sunset.Skywatch: What’s happening in the heavens in January|Blaine P. Friedlander Jr.|December 26, 2020|Washington Post
Meanwhile, a team of astronauts aboard the spaceship Aether is set to return to Earth after a mission to Jupiter.Poignant The Midnight Sky wrestles with whether humankind is worth saving|Jennifer Ouellette|December 24, 2020|Ars Technica
Lakes on Titan are full of methane, and the chemical is a major component of the giant planets Jupiter, Neptune, and so forth.
The Asteroid Belt in the Solar System has many such gaps, created by the gravity of the Sun and Jupiter.
By contrast, the interior of big planets like Jupiter still hold some mysteries, such as whether they have rocky cores.
When Jupiter went public in 1998, Harris was worth something like $80 million.A ‘Truman Show’ For Today: The Return of Josh Harris|Anthony Haden-Guest|July 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jupiter and its cousins, by contrast, are mostly made of hydrogen and hydrogen compounds.
Some say that Callisthenes was crucified by order of Alexander for not having acknowledged him to be the son of Jupiter.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
Gentle at first, gathering volume as it proceeded, and finally bursting into the fury of a Jupiter-Tonans.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
At l. 568 of the same book begins the story of the love of Jupiter for Io.
Jupiter is mentioned in Ovid's Metamorphoses immediately after the description of the golden, silver, brazen, and iron ages.
Jupiter appears not to have passed its primary period; the Moon has perhaps no longer any inhabitants.Urania|Camille Flammarion
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In astronomy, the largest planet in the solar system; the fifth major planet from the sun. Jupiter is largely composed of gases. It is named after the ruler of the Roman gods (see under “Mythology and Folklore”). Jupiter is visible from Earth.