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Huge ice blades on Jupiter’s Europa will make it a right pain in the ASCII to land on

Stevie Silver badge

Bah!

Nonsense!

These "ice blades" will flash into steam when bathed in the superheated gasses of the lander's mighty descent stage engine.

The astronauts may then safely walk about on the re-frozen ice-plain with the aid of non-slip space-crampons.

What?

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