Surprises revealed in new 4K Jupiter close-up by Hubble

October 14, 2015 4:30 AM

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The space telescope is taking a close look at the gas giant and finds that a massive wave on the planet seen decades ago wasn't just a fluke.

If there's an elephant in our solar system, it's got to be Jupiter. The biggest planet in our neighborhood may be huge, but it's also been overlooked lately as we focus on its moons like Europa or Ganymede, which are both believed to harbor subsurface oceans.

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