Most children of the 90s and before, grew up learning names of the nine planets with the phrase My Very Educated Mother Just Showed Us Nine Planets”. Ten years down the line, even as Pluto ceases to be a planet, people find
NASA scientists associated with interplanetary space probe New Horizons have revealed the former "astronomer's planet" and its "intriguing system of small moons" in a comprehensive set of papers describing results from last s
In yet another example of Pluto's fascinating and abundant geological activity, NASA's New Horizon has captured nitrogen ice glaciers carrying an intriguing cargo - numerous, isolated hills that may be fragments of water ice
Scientists have discovered what appear to be ice-spewing volcanoes on surface of Pluto, raising questions about how the tiny, distant world has been so geologically active, according to research presented on Monday.
New close-up images of Pluto from NASA's New Horizons spacecraft have unveiled a bewildering variety of surface features - craters, ice flows, mountains, valleys and apparent dunes - that have scientists reeling because of th