Solar System Shoegaze: The Canadian Squids In Space Edition

This is the surface of Europa. Smooth, reflective, veined – a moon cloaked in cold, hard ice. And beneath: ocean, perhaps even layers of ocean – and therefore at least one undiscovered species of giant space squid. Europa has intrigued us for quite some time. We’ve known about the existence of a Jovian satellite system … Continue reading Solar System Shoegaze: The Canadian Squids In Space Edition

Solar System Shoegaze: The Faux Noise

This ugly buggly is Phobos, the largest of Mars’ two moons. Battered, misshapen, and judging by the intimacy of its orbit, morbidly afflicted with dependency issues. Conventional astrophysics dictates a collective endgame for the denizens of the inner Solar System. Avoid colliding with something big enough to obliterate, side-step the super-massive-black-hole at the centre of … Continue reading Solar System Shoegaze: The Faux Noise