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Mar 17, 2016 02:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
NASA's New Horizons probe has revealed geological surprises and a hint of underground ocean on the dwarf planet.
Mar 11, 2016 02:55 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
NASA's New Horizons has found an icy oddity that highlights one of the key processes that is believed to shape this dwarf planet's surprisingly young surface.
Feb 23, 2016 12:15 PM ET // Nola Taylor Redd, SPACE.com Contributor
Charon, to begin bursting at the seams, much like Marvel's green superhero the Hulk.
Feb 4, 2016 01:33 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Like the icebergs that float in Earth's Arctic Ocean, it seems Pluto has water ice 'hills' that float atop an ocean of frozen nitrogen.
Feb 2, 2016 01:20 PM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
Pluto's largest moon, Charon, is cloaked in darkness, with just a tiny sliver lit up by the distant sun, in a newly released photo.
Feb 1, 2016 05:30 PM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
Water ice is surprisingly abundant on Pluto's surface, a new map of the dwarf planet reveals.
Jan 22, 2016 11:20 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Pictures are still filtering back from NASA's New Horizons close-up of Pluto last year and one of the biggest surprises so far comes from the region informally known as Sputnik Planum.
Jan 14, 2016 12:40 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Pluto's weirdly dynamic and 'young' surface has just become even more intriguing with the release of this stunning color image of what is thought to be a huge cryovolcano, or ice volcano.
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