You just have to love progress..this is beautifully amazing. Go us humans .. who push for understanding.
My thoughts, as well as others of more notoriety believe the lines to be from tectonic shifting of the plates and volcanic activity. This could easily create varying sized cracking in the surface ice, at least that is one possible theory. Beyond educated guesses ( Theories ) there is no way to really know much without sending a manned, or more likely unmanned probe to delve into the secrets there.
For now we can marvel at the amazing beauty of this creation, I must say I am moved when looking over all the details. I hope we can get much closer surface images in my life time.
Awesome pic !!!
Could these be highways and smaller roads for transporting the god-knows-what-creature on Jupiter's moon ?? :)
What a magnificent picture of life beyond our globe, and maybe It will happen some day, but not in my time here, and I feel relief at that. Looking at the picture is enough for me! Good old world is enough for me! j.e.s........
It's a great picture. Don't we live in wonderful times where technology can unravel some of the mysteries of the universe?