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Fraser
2015-Oct-16, 10:30 PM
A brand new batch of Pluto and Charon photos showed up today on the New Horizons LORRI (LOng-Range Reconnaissance Imager) site. The photos were taken during the close flyby of the system on July 14, 2015 and show rich detail including craters and parallel cracks*on Charon and thousands of small pits punctuating Pluto’s nitrogen ice […]

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John Mendenhall
2015-Oct-17, 03:33 AM
Life's the pits? How about if the pits are life?

The Pluto/Charon images give me headaches. What in the (under)world is going on?