Just because Pluto got booted from the Major League Planetary Club, that doesn’t mean she can’t offer up some fantastic surprises.
An atmosphere… did you know Pluto has an atmosphere? 344 more words
Space has been all the rage this month! NASA’s New Horizon’s spacecraft made a historic trip to Pluto, the Kepler exoplanet explorer discovered Kepler-452b, and three new crew members successfully joined the ISS. 510 more words
An update on the New Horizons exploration of Pluto, with photos of Pluto’s second and third moons, Nix and Hydra.
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Pluto’s moon Nix (left), shown here in enhanced color as imaged by the New Horizons Ralph instrument, has a reddish spot that has attracted the interest of mission scientists.