Legacy


Explore the legacy of discovery which laid the groundwork for the Juno mission. Follow the paths of Juno's scientific objectives to learn about the previous missions, instruments, and engineering breakthroughs that have culminated in Mission Juno. 

SCIENTIFIC OBJECTIVES

ORIGINS OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM
ELEMENTS, ISOTOPES AND EVOLUTION
SOLAR COMPOSITION
IMPORTANCE OF WATER
AURORAS
ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES
MAGNETOSPHERE
INTERIORS

PREVIOUS MISSIONS~


PIONEER
General Info
PIONEER
ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES
Pioneer
MAGNETOSPHERE
Pioneer
INTERIORS
Pioneer

VOYAGER
General Info
VOYAGER
AURORAS
Voyager
ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES
Voyager
MAGNETOSPHERE
Voyager

GALILEO
General Info
GALILEO
ORIGINS OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM
Galileo
ELEMENTS, ISOTOPES AND EVOLUTION
Galileo
AURORAS
Galileo
ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES
Galileo
MAGNETOSPHERE
Galileo
INTERIORS
Galileo

CASSINI
General Info
CASSINI
ORIGINS OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM
Cassini
ELEMENTS, ISOTOPES AND EVOLUTION
Cassini
AURORAS
Cassini
ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES
Cassini
MAGNETOSPHERE
Cassini
INTERIORS
Cassini

HST
General Info
HST
ORIGINS OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM
Hubble
ELEMENTS, ISOTOPES AND EVOLUTION
Hubble
IMPORTANCE OF WATER
Hubble
AURORAS
Hubble

ULYSSES
General Info
ULYSSES
ORIGINS OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM
Ulysses
SOLAR COMPOSITION
Ulysses
AURORAS
Ulysses

NEW HORIZONS
General Info
NEW HORIZONS
ORIGINS OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM
New Horizons

GENESIS
General Info
GENESIS
ELEMENTS, ISOTOPES AND EVOLUTION
Genesis

ACE
General Info
ACE
ORIGINS OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM
ACE
SOLAR COMPOSITION
Ace
AURORAS
ACE

COMETS
General Info
COMETS
ORIGINS OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM
Comets
SOLAR COMPOSITION
Comets
IMPORTANCE OF WATER
Comets
AURORAS
Comets

GBRA
General Info
GBRA
ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES
Ground-Based Astronomy
MAGNETOSPHERE
Ground-Based Astronomy