Jupiter’s moon Io ravaged by volcanic eruptions

August 5, 2014 2:06 PM

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Eruptions happen more often than previously believed

August of last year was not a good time to hang out on Jupiter’s moon Io, and not just because its atmosphere is inhospitable to human life. NASA reports that the moon suffered a series of three massive volcanic eruptions during a two-week period, leading them to believe such “outbursts” may be more...

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