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Only 15 minutes after its closest approach to Pluto on July 14, 2015, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft looked back toward the sun and captured this near-sunset view of the rugged, icy mountains and flat ice plains extending to Pluto’s horizon. The smooth expanse of the informally named icy plain Sputnik Planum (right) is flanked on the left by rugged mountains up to 11,000 feet (3,500 meters) high, including the informally named Norgay Montes in the foreground and Hillary Montes on the…

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NASA VIDEO: Close-Up of Pluto's Moon Charon --Does It Harbor a Buried Ocean? ☼ The time-lapse “movie” of Pluto and its largest moon, Charon, below was recently shot at record-setting distances with the Long-Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) on NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft. The movie was made over about a week, from Jan. 25-31, 2015. It was taken as part of the mission’s second optical navigation (“OpNav”) campaign to better refine the locations of Pluto and Charon...

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NASA Just Debuted This Amazing Pluto Image on Instagram

NASA Pluto Image On Instagram Gets Thousands of Likes - Fortune

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The Rich Color Variations of Pluto

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft captured this high-resolution enhanced color view of Pluto on July 14, 2015.

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Pluto's Moons Are Even Weirder Than Thought

Pluto's moons are even stranger and more intriguing than scientists imagined, a new study reveals. The Pluto system consists of four tiny satellites — Nix, Hydra, Kerberos and Styx — orbiting a

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The Lighter Side of the Pluto Flyby

Map of Pluto by XKCD

Photos of Pluto and Its Moons | Pluto Photos & Dwarf Planet Pluto | Pluto Moons & Solar System Planets

Photos of Pluto and Its Moons | Pluto Photos & Dwarf Planet Pluto | Pluto Moons & Solar System Planets