June 18, 2024

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The James Webb telescope has detected a giant geyser on Saturn’s moon, spewing water hundreds of miles into space.

The James Webb telescope has detected a giant geyser on Saturn’s moon, spewing water hundreds of miles into space.

Scientists have discovered Saturn’s icy moon Enceladus spewing a “huge column” of water vapor far into space – and that plume likely contains many of the chemical ingredients for life.

Scientists have detailed the eruption – glimpses before James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) in November 2022 – at a conference at the Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore on May 17.