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Jan 26, 2017
Nasa's New Horizons spacecraft to explore ancient object beyond PlutoNasa's New Horizons spacecraft is on its way to explore a small, ancient object located about 1.6 billion kilometres beyond Pluto, nearly two years after its historic encounter with the icy dwarf planet.
Oct 20, 2016
Nasa probe spots possible clouds hovering over PlutoNasa's New Horizons space probe has spotted possible clouds hovering over Pluto, indicating that the weather on the icy dwarf planet is more complex than thought.
Oct 19, 2016
Nasa's New Horizons mission finds hint of cloud on PlutoScientists from Nasa's New Horizons mission claim to have identified some cloud candidates on Pluto after examining images taken during the spacecrafts July 2015 flight through the dwarf planet system
Sep 20, 2016
Did you know what shaped Pluto's huge icy heart?Researchers believe they now know the origin of the large heart-shaped nitrogen glacier revealed in 2015 on Pluto by the New Horizons spacecraft.
Jun 22, 2016
Can Pluto be hiding a liquid ocean under its icy shell?Present day Pluto may have a liquid ocean sloshing around under its icy crust, according to a new analysis of data from Nasa's New Horizons spacecraft.
May 30, 2016
Nasa's New Horizons space probe beams close-up images of PlutoThe most stunning and close-up images of Pluto's surface have been beamed back to Earth by Nasa's New Horizons space probe.
Mar 18, 2016
Space around Pluto nearly dust free: NASA's New Horizons spacecraftSpace environment around Pluto and its moons is almost empty, containing only about six dust particles per cubic mile, according to data collected by a student-built instrument riding on NASA's New Horizons spacecraft.
Mar 04, 2016
Scaling new heights in astronomy: NASA discovers snowcapped mountains in PlutoCthulhu Regio stretches nearly halfway around Pluto's equator, starting from the west of the great nitrogen ice plains known as Sputnik Planum.
Feb 05, 2016
The hills are alive: Nasa's New Horizons spots several 'floating' hills on PlutoNasa's New Horizons spacecraft has captured images of frozen nitrogen glaciers on Pluto carrying numerous 'floating' hills that may be fragments of water ice, giving an insight into the dwarf planet's fascinating and abundant geological activity.
Jan 21, 2016
Not Pluto: Scientists say they have 'good evidence' for a ninth planet in the solar systemScientists reported on Wednesday they finally have "good evidence" for Planet X, a true ninth planet on the fringes of our solar system.