Is there life on Jupiter’s moon?

Now we can find out…

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(Image credit: (NASA/JPL/Ted Stryk))

The hunt for alien life just made a pretty big breakthrough.

Unfortunately — or perhaps fortunately — we're not anticipating flying saucers on the White House lawn anytime soon. Instead, scientists discovered a (relatively) easily-accessible source of hydrogen and oxygen — which together make water, one of the most basic ingredients for life — on one of Jupiter's moons.

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