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

The Rich Color Variations of Pluto

New Horizons spacecraft captured this high-resolution enhanced color view of Pluto on July The image combines blue, red and infrared images taken by the Ralph/Multispectral Visual Imaging Camera (MVIC).

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…

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft closest approach to Pluto on July 2015 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.

NASA has released an incredible enhanced color image of the dwarf planet Pluto taken by the Ralph/Multispectral Visual Imaging Camera (MVIC) on the New Horizons space probe which made an historic f…

NASA Releases an Incredible Enhanced Color Image of Pluto

Pluto Flyby Turns One! New Horizons Mission Celebrates Anniversary. This enhanced-color image of Pluto, taken by NASA’s New Horizons probe during its historic flyby on July shows the dwarf planet’s famous “heart.

Pluto's Giant Moon Charon May Have Had a Buried Ocean June 14, 2014 If the icy surface of Pluto's giant moon Charon is cracked, analysis of the fractures could reveal if its interior was warm, perhaps warm enough to have maintained a subterranean ocean of liquid water, according to a new NASA-funded study. Pluto, which was once considered a planet — resides in the Kuiper Belt, a vast collection of frozen objects that orbit our Sun about 30 to 50 astronomical units (AUs) away.

If the icy surface of Pluto's giant moon Charon is cracked, analysis of the fractures could reveal if its interior was warm, perhaps warm enough to have maintained a subterranean ocean of liquid water, according to a new NASA-funded study.

Women scientists made up 25% of the Pluto fly-by New Horizon team. Make sure you share this, because erasing women’s achievements in science and history is a tradition.

This is Yan Ping, the trajectory scientist who got New Horizons to Pluto – "Women scientists made up of the Pluto fly-by New Horizon team. Make sure you share this, because erasing women’s achievements in science and history is a tradition.

New Horizon's Pluto video reveals reveals more mysterious white markings  | Daily Mail Online

First movie of Pluto reveals more mysterious 'alien' markings

New Horizons Spacecraft Approaches Pluto, At The Edge Of Our Solar System

NASA spacecraft New Horizons is currently en route to the Pluto-Charon system, estimated arrival date July 14, 2015.

Pluto: Weird World - NASA spacecraft New Horizons is currently en route to the Pluto-Charon system, estimated arrival date July

The Other Shoe: Lost in Space - New Horizon Pluto - Redux

An artist's view shows NASA's New Horizons satellite observing the Pluto-Charon system. The icy surface of Pluto may provide insight into not only the dwarf planet, but also several other bodies in the solar system.

New Horizons Image Gallery | NASA

New Horizons Image Gallery

New Horizons Image Gallery | NASA

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