Venus may STILL have active volcanoes: Earth's 'evil twin' shows signs of recent lava flows



While we know that Venus is home to more volcanoes than any other planet in the solar system, experts weren't sure if they were still active.
A new study claims that at least one of these volcanoes erupted relatively recently and could even still be active today. 
The researchers hope that the study will lead to future projects concentrating on the exploration of Venus.
HOW DID THEY DO IT?  The researchers used radar data collected by Nasa's Magellan space probe in the early 1990s to produce a numerical model.
They used this to boost the resolution of the mapping data captured by the VIRTIS... read more

 
19 October 2016 in Science &Technology, Views: 35
Source: Daily Mail
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