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Nov 20, 2015 01:11 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Although the NASA New Horizons mission's close encounter with the Pluto system lasted a matter of hours, the probe was still able to image a full 'day' on Pluto and largest moon Charon.
Nov 13, 2015 02:06 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Is this an Andy Warhol interpretation of Pluto? Actually, it's a beautiful example of when scientific data can imitate art.
Nov 11, 2015 08:28 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Think Pluto is far away? Consider the newly found V774101, a pint-sized planetoid about 103 times farther away from the sun than Earth a new distance record for a solar system object.
Nov 10, 2015 12:24 PM ET // Irene Klotz
A new test for defining the planetary status of an exoplanet has been formulated, but a certain dwarf planet in our solar system still doesn't make the planetary grade.
Nov 9, 2015 03:55 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Giant mountains found on Pluto are believed to be volcanoes that spewed out ice and other volatiles, new research presented on Monday shows.
Nov 2, 2015 01:57 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Scientists analyzing the spectacular high-resolution data streaming back from NASA's New Horizons mission have discovered something curious about a crater on Pluto's largest moon, Charon.
Oct 30, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Jason Major
At the beginning of September the world was treated to a fantastic view of the night side of Pluto, captured by the New Horizons spacecraft as it departed the icy world -- now that view has been enhanced even further.
Oct 23, 2015 04:01 PM ET // Jason Major
New Horizons sends back a close-up view of Kerberos, a tiny Pluto moon that wasn't even known about until 2011.
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