Pluto-Bound Spacecraft Sees Changes in Jupiter System

lightning at Jupiter Images taken by the New Horizons Long-Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) of Jupiter's night side showed lightning strikes. Image credit: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute
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October 09, 2007

The New Horizons team presents its latest and most detailed analyses of Jupiter data today at the American Astronomical Society's Division for Planetary Sciences meeting in Orlando, Fla., and in the Oct. 12 issue of the journal Science. One of the papers is on lightning near the planet's poles, authored by Kevin Baines of JPL.

See the full release from the Applied Physics Lab at http://pluto.jhuapl.edu/news_center/news/100907.htm