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Jupiter's Great Red Spot Getting Taller as it Shrinks, NASA Team Finds

13 Mar 2018, 17:00 UTC
Jupiter's Great Red Spot Getting Taller as it Shrinks, NASA Team Finds NASA/JPL/Björn Jónsson/Seán Doran

Though once big enough to swallow three Earths with room to spare, Jupiter’s Great Red Spot has been shrinking for a century and a half. Nobody is sure how long the storm will continue to contract or whether it will disappear altogether.

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