24 March 2010:
National Geographic film crews have been following the ENDURANCE Project from its beginnings here in Austin through our field work in Antarctica. The special will also include CGI to present plans for exploring Europa itself.
Explorer: Journey to an Alien Moon
National Geographic Channel – April 20, 2010 – 9PM CST
Scientists are developing robots to probe into icy waters on Jupiter’s moon Europa. We see how an autonomous underwater vehicle would fare on the real mission in temperatures of minus 260 degrees and searing radiation.