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Geophysicists Ponder Hints Of Otherworldly Water

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Science  02 Jan 1998:
Vol. 279, Issue 5347, pp. 30-31
DOI: 10.1126/science.279.5347.30

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SAN FRANCISCO-- More than 7000 geophysicists gathered here from 8 to 12 December for the annual fall meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU). All eyes were on a session addressing the claim that tiny comets pummel Earth every minute, but more distant wonders--oceans within Jupiter's moons--were one topic in a little-noticed Friday afternoon session.