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Slideshow of images from the New Horizons flyby of Pluto

Pluto’s Widespread Water Ice - New data from NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft point to more prevalent water ice on Pluto’s surface than previously thought.

Après ses montagnes, Pluton dévoile des plaines glacées à la sonde New Horizons http://lemde.fr/1Od8HOG

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Peering closely at the "heart of Pluto," in the western half of what mission scientists have informally named Tombaugh Regio (Tombaugh Region), New Horizons' Ralph instrument revealed evidence of carbon monoxide ice.

Nave de la NASA descubre forma de corazón ♥ en Plutón

Nave de la NASA descubre forma de corazón ♥ en Plutón

Image caption: New Horizons' last look at Pluto's Charon-facing hemisphere…

Tour of the Dwarf-Planets: Pluto

The New Horizons mission has reshaped our understanding of our dwarf planet Pluto, and with it our ideas about our entire planetary neighbourhood

Pluto Close-Up: Spacecraft Makes Flyby of Icy, Mystery World

Harvard Physics professor and Physicist Lisa Randall says the exploration of Puto could 'be the start of something new' for research into our solar system.

This new global mosaic view of Pluto was created from the latest high-resolution images to be downlinked from NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft and released on Sept.

Nasa veröffentlicht sensationelle New-Horizons-Fotos von Pluto

New Horizons: Pluto-Sonde erforscht Weltraum-"Ente"

Nasa veröffentlicht sensationelle New-Horizons-Fotos von Pluto

The Eye-Popping Astonishment of Pluto;  Science writer Corey S. Powell blogs about his week at "Pluto central", the reactions of the mission scientists, and some of the implications of the images coming back from New Horizons.  "It may sound hyperbolic, but it is fair to say that our hard-won knowledge about how planets behave has been rendered instantly obsolete–or at least revealed as woefully incomplete."  Image credit: NASA/JHU-APL/SWRI

Imagen en falso color de los montes Norgay y de la planicie Sputnik Planum

The dark red pole on Charon, the largest moon of Pluto, is probably gas that…

Source of Charon’s red north pole is probably Pluto

Weird Red Spot on Pluto Moon Explained. The red spot on Pluto's moon Charon may be a bit of 'borrowed' atmosphere frozen to the surface.

Global Pluto Mosaic From New Hi Res Imagery Reveals Bewildering Diversity and Complexity - Universe Today

LOS MISTERIOSOS RAYOS X QUE EMITE PLUTÓN  Pese a que son rayos X de baja intensidad, son suficientes para confundir a los astrónomos.

Scientists using NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory have made the first detections of X-rays from Pluto. These observations offer new insight into the space environment surrounding the largest and best-known object in the solar system’s outermost regions.

Another #PlutoFlyby image just released. Check out Charon: http://www.nasa.gov/feature/charon-s-chasms-and-craters …

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Pictures of Pluto's largest moon Charon have also allowed scientists to see enormous chasms and craters on the surface. A 200 mile wide dark region around the north pole has proved to be particularly baffling

This rendering of Europa shows the temperature field in a simulation of the icy Jupiter moon's global ocean dynamics, where hot plumes (red) rise from the seafloor and cool fluid (blue) sinks down from the ice-ocean border. More heat is delivered to the ice shell near the equator, consistent with the distribution of chaos terrains on Europa. Image released Dec. 1, 2013.

Hidden Oceans on Jupiter's Icy Moon Europa May Explain Strange Terrain

This rendering of Europa shows the temperature field in a simulation of the icy Jupiter moon's global ocean dynamics, where hot plumes (red) rise from the seafloor and cool fluid (blue) sinks down from the ice-ocean border. More heat is delivered to the ice shell near the equator, consistent with the distribution of chaos terrains on Europa. Image released Dec. 1, 2013.

Mars on Oct. 27 and 28, 2005 as a dust storm emerged.

Major Dust Storm on Mars Visible with Backyard Telescopes

Sandwich metaphor explains how Jovian moon could support life.

Jupiter moon's 'club sandwich' ocean could potentially support life

The largest moon in our solar system, a companion to Jupiter named Ganymede, might have ice and oceans stacked up in several layers like a club sandwich, according to new NASA-funded research that models the moon’s makeup.