Follow us on Instagram
Try our daily mini crossword
Play our latest news quiz
Download our new app on iOS!

Jupiter's Auroras w/ Dr. Jamey R. Szalay

Season 1 Episode 1 of Brains, Black Holes, and Beyond

jupiter image.jpg

In this episode of Brains, Black Holes, and Beyond, Thiago Tarraf Varella sits down with Princeton researcher Dr. Jamey R. Szalay to discuss the science behind Jupiter's auroras. Dr. Szalay also discusses exciting NASA breakthroughs being made by the Jovian Auroral Distributions Experiment (JADE) in learning about Europa, one of Jupiter's moons.


This episode of Brains, Black Holes, and Beyond (B Cubed) was produced under the 146th managing board of the ‘Prince’ in partnership with the Insights newsletter.

For more information about Dr. Szalay's research, feel free to check out his paper as well as the Insights article review.

Written and hosted by Thiago Tarraf Varella
Edited and sound engineered by Senna Aldoubosh
Transcript by Ketevan Shavdia
Produced by Senna Aldoubosh 

Please direct any correction requests to corrections[at]

Correction: A previous version of this description referred to the “Stellar Reference Unit” instead of the “Jovian Auroral Distributions Experiment (JADE) plasma instrument.” The 'Prince' regrets this error.