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This article from NASA discusses the volcanic activity on Jupiter's moon, Io. It explains the mechanisms behind Io's volcanism and includes many pictures of the moon.
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image credit: NASA JPL; image source; larger image This resource was a Physics To Go feature from August 1, 2009 until August 16, 2009. View the feature here!

Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 1999 NASA
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Keywords: io, jupiter, solar system, volcano
Record Creator: Metadata instance created July 10, 2009 by Raina Khatri
Record Updated: Apr 23, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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November 3, 2006
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(Science@NASA, Greenbelt, 1999), WWW Document, (
Io's Alien Volcanoes, (Science@NASA, Greenbelt, 1999), <>.
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Io's Alien Volcanoes. (2006, November 3). Retrieved December 7, 2021, from Science@NASA:
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Science@NASA. Io's Alien Volcanoes. Greenbelt: Science@NASA, November 3, 2006. (accessed 7 December 2021).
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Io's Alien Volcanoes. Greenbelt: Science@NASA, 1999. 3 Nov. 2006. 7 Dec. 2021 <>.
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@misc{ Title = {Io's Alien Volcanoes}, Publisher = {Science@NASA}, Volume = {2021}, Number = {7 December 2021}, Month = {November 3, 2006}, Year = {1999} }
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