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  • 05.21.20

    Jupiter's Racing Stripes 

    This enhanced-color image from NASA’s Juno spacecraft captures the striking cloud bands of Jupiter’s southern latitudes. Jupiter is not only the largest planet in the solar system, it also rotates at the fastest rate, completing a full day in just 10 hours. 

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  • 05.01.20

    Jupiter’s Great Red Spot: A Rose By Any Other Name 

    Jupiter’s already vibrant colors become especially striking in this artistic interpretation of an image from NASA’s Juno mission that shows the planet’s famous Great Red Spot. 

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  • 04.16.20

    Churning texture in jupiter's atmosphere 

    NASA’s Juno mission captured these elaborate atmospheric jets in Jupiter's northern mid-latitude region. This detailed, color-enhanced image reveals a complex topography in Jupiter’s cloud tops. 

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  • 04.07.20

    Bring your colossal creativity to giant jupiter! 

    Looking for ways to bring creativity and science together? Look no further than our new coloring pages inspired by JunoCam images. Unleash your creativity and download one of our three coloring pages today! 

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  • 04.02.20

    High-Altitude hazes on jupiter

    NASA’s Juno mission captured this look at Jupiter’s tumultuous northern regions during the spacecraft’s close approach to the planet on Feb. 17, 2020.

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  • 03.13.20

    Massive beauty 

    NASA’s Juno mission captured this look at the southern hemisphere of Jupiter on Feb. 17, 2020, during the spacecraft’s most recent close approach to the giant planet. 

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  • 03.02.20

    Jupiter storms merging 

    This view of Jupiter’s atmosphere from NASA’s Juno spacecraft includes something remarkable: two storms caught in the act of merging.

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  • 01.24.20

    DEEP MOTION 

    During its 24th close flyby of Jupiter, NASA’s Juno spacecraft captured this view of a chaotic, stormy area of the planet’s northern hemisphere known as a folded filamentary region.

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  • 01.09.20

    Ganymede 

    This sequence of four images from NASA’s Juno spacecraft reveals the first views of the north polar region of Jupiter’s moon Ganymede. Juno is the first mission to directly image this part of Ganymede, which is the largest moon in the solar system, larger even than the planet Mercury. 

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  • 12.13.19

    Juno Navigators Enable Jupiter Cyclone Discovery

    Jupiter's south pole has a new cyclone. The discovery of the massive Jovian tempest occurred on Nov. 3, 2019, during the most recent data-gathering flyby of Jupiter.

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