Evidence of Saturn Moon Ocean Mounts

There is more evidence of a large subsurface ocean on Saturn’s moon, Enceladus, according to data gathered by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft.

In a paper published in this week’s edition of Nature, researchers say the intensity of the jets of water ice and organic particles that shoot out from the moon depends on the moon’s proximity to Saturn.

“The jets of Enceladus apparently work like adjustable garden hose nozzles,” said Matt Hedman, the paper’s lead author and a Cassini team …

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