Jupiter may host atmospheric ‘sprites’ or ‘elves’ never seen beyond Earth - Jaime Bonetti Zeller

Jupiter may host atmospheric ‘sprites’ or ‘elves’ never seen beyond Earth

Article Published by: sciencenews.org In a first, the Juno spacecraft may have spied the bright, superfast flashes on another world. Jupiter may be the first planet besides Earth known to host atmospheric light shows called “sprites” or “elves.” Sprites (SN: 6/14/02) and elves (SN: 12/23/95) are two kinds...

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