NASA planning to explore Jupiter’s moon Europa for possibility of life

February 22, 2015 12:44 PM

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The U. S. space agency NASA has plans to explore Europa, a large natural satellite/moon of Jupiter believed to contain an ocean of water beneath its icy surface.

Europa has long been considered as an exomoon that could support life, thanks to presence of water in liquid form. Scientists believe that the moon could be supportive of life, though it may be in the form of just single-cell organisms.

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