It Looks Like Europa’s Surface Is Covered With Gigantic Shards of Ice

First we hope for water, water, everywhere. Now we’re pissed that we’ve found it….

Jupiter’s moon Europa, with its subsurface ocean, may have what it takes to foster alien life. A mission to this icy moon is on the wishlist of many astronomers, but new research suggests it won’t be easy to land spacecraft there: Its surface seems to be littered with icy spikes, the tallest of which measure five stories high.

Source: Oh Crap, It Looks Like Europa’s Surface Is Covered With Gigantic Shards of Ice

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