by Elizabeth Howell, SPACE.com. May 18, 2014
Jupiter’s Great Red Spot — the most powerful storm in the solar system — is at its smallest observed size yet, and scientists aren’t sure why.
Recent Hubble Space Telescope images of the storm show that it is now 10,250 miles across, which is less than half the size of the storm in the late 1800s. At one point, scientists theorized that three Earths could fit inside the Great Red Spot, but today, only the width of one Earth could fit within the Read Full Story