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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Astronomy Tuesday


Another image of Pluto, as captured by New Horizons in 2015. The pebbly texture in the center of the image is caused by huge towers of methane ice, as tall as skyscrapers, at high altitudes near Pluto's equator.

Image Credit: NASA, Johns Hopkins Univ./APL, Southwest Research Institute

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