A Detection of Life on Europa? And an Enceladus Update for 03/20/17

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An exploration of a potential detection of microbial life on Europa along with an update on Enceladus.

Europa Papers

Linear mixture modeling of Europa’s non-ice material based on
cryogenic laboratory spectroscopy, J. B. Dalton, 2007

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10...

Dalton, J. B., R. Mogul, H. K. Kagawa, S. L. Chan, and C. S. Jamieson
(2003), Near-infrared detection of potential evidence for microscopic organisms on Europa, Astrobiology , 3, 505–529.

Titan Papers:

Possibilities for methanogenic life in liquid methane on the surface of Titan, C. P. McKay, H. D. Smith, 2005

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/...

Molecular hydrogen in Titan’s atmosphere: Implications of the measured tropospheric and thermospheric mole fractions, D. Strobel, 2010

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/...

Detection and mapping of hydrocarbon deposits on Titan, R. Clark et al, 2010

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10...

Enceladus Papers:

Thermally anomalous features in the subsurface of Enceladus’s south polar terrain. A. Le Gall et al, 2017

http://www.nature.com/articles/s41550...

Enceladus's internal ocean and ice shell constrained from Cassini gravity, shape, and libration data. O. Cadek et al, 2016

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10...

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Space X-plorers Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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