View Full Version : Pluto and Its Moons Were Born Together

2006-Mar-14, 04:19 AM
SUMMARY: New photographs from the Hubble Space Telescope provide evidence that Pluto and its three moons probably formed at the same time, out of the same material. Scientists believe that the 4 objects were created when two Pluto-sized Kuiper Belt objects collided together. Hubble revealed that that Pluto and its moons have identical colours; exactly what you'd expect from this kind of an origin.

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