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Io’s Underground Magma Ocean

There are a few theories that would suggest Jupiter’s moon IO has an underground magma ocean. Hank Green explains in this episode of SciShow Space!

Hosted by: Hank Green
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Sources:
http://www.space.com/16419-io-facts-about-jupiters-volcanic-moon.html

http://www.space.com/29640-jupiter-volcanic-moon-io-lava-lake.html

http://www.nasa.gov/topics/solarsystem/features/io-volcanoes-displaced.html

http://solarviews.com/eng/iovolcano.htm

http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/solar/io.html

Io, Jupiter’s Volcanic Moon

http://solarsystem.nasa.gov/planets/io/indepth

http://www.dailygalaxy.com/my_weblog/2015/05/a-prime-extremeophile-habitat-lava-lake-on-jupiters-volcanic-moon-io.html

http://www.astronomy.com/news/2015/11/shifting-hot-spots-on-jupiters-volcano-moon-io

http://www.space.com/30530-jupiter-moon-io-magma-volcano-mystery.html

http://phys.org/news/2015-05-giant-telescope-jupiter-moon-io.html

Astronomers find huge lava lake on Jupiter’s moon Io

http://www.space.com/29248-jupiter-auroras-volcanic-moon-io.html

http://iphone22.arc.nasa.gov/public/iexplore/missions/pages/yss/november2011.html

Images:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Io_(moon)#/media/File:Io_highest_resolution_true_color.jpg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Io_(moon)#/media/File:Tvashtarvideo.gif
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Io_(moon)#/media/File:Io_from_Galileo_and_Voyager_missions.jpg
http://www.space.com/29640-jupiter-volcanic-moon-io-lava-lake.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Io_(moon)#/media/File:Io_diagram.svg

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