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Tang Hints of a Watery Interior for Enceladus

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Science  23 Jan 2009:
Vol. 323, Issue 5913, pp. 458-459
DOI: 10.1126/science.323.5913.458b

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At the American Geophysical Union meeting, planetary scientists reported that Saturn's E ring, formed from icy particles spewed out of the planet's moon Enceladus, contains the chemicals they would see if a salty ocean lurks beneath the moon's surface.