NASA Juno Spacecraft Set to Swoop Crazy Close to Jupiter Moon Europa

NASA Juno Spacecraft Set to Swoop Crazy Close to Jupiter Moon Europa

NASA's Juno spacecraft is about to get cozy with Jupiter's moon Europa. It's gearing up for the closest flyby of the moon in decades. On Thursday, NASA detailed the plans for the probe to gather up data and images during a close approach scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 29. Europa is a bit of a solar system celebrity. It's an icy world that's a little smaller than Earth's moon. Researchers are particularly interested in what may lurk beneath. "Scientists think a …