ESA Juice News

Find the latest news and discoveries from ESA’s Juice (Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer) mission.

Launched on April 14, 2023, the Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer (Juice) from the European Space Agency (ESA) is set to conduct comprehensive examinations of the colossal gas planet and its trio of major water-rich satellites — Ganymede, Callisto, and Europa — utilizing an array of remote sensing, geophysical, and on-site tools. The endeavor aims to characterize these moons as both celestial bodies and potential habitats, delve into Jupiter’s intricate surroundings, and investigate the broader Jupiter system as a representative model for gas giants found throughout the cosmos.