Figuring out the daily grind
Blame it on the dark side
Plus: new insights into the planet's interior.
Bright lights, big planet.
The survey also confirmed the existence of two other moons, whose discovery was announced last year
We're under a time crunch.
The mission will give us our best views yet of the baddest planet in the solar system
Jupiter is that little dot getting closer and closer...
Tuning in to the turbulence
Why is NASA's longest-serving woman an hourly employee?
From the Popular Science archives.
This gas giant has seen it all.
Jupiter's moon is the best candidate for finding extraterrestrial life; here's how we're going to get there
A tour of places in our solar system where life could persevere
In 1952, the Hayden Planetarium offered applicants the trip of a lifetime
Kepler and Dawn guzzled through their precious gas for similar reasons.
A portrait of the planet in high-resolution
Suspended animation may help us survive interplanetary travel, but it won't keep us alive for 120 years
Piping hot Jupiter fries, please!
Pluto is just the beginning
And its clouds may be made of gemstones
Fifty times the size of Jupiter.
So hot right now.