#NewHorizons Reveals Eerie Haze, Earth-Like Ice Flows On Pluto

Image taken by NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft around midnight EDT on July 15.
from hngn.com: NASA’s New Horizons mission has been revealing stunning details of Pluto, and the latest observations have shown it is an “icy world of wonders.” The most recent New Horizons discoveries indicate the presence of flowing ice and haze on the mysterious dwarf planet, NASA reported. “We knew that a mission to Pluto would bring some surprises, and now — 10 days after closest approach — we can say that our expectation has been more than surpassed,” said John Grunsfeld, NASA’s associate administrator for the Science Mission Directorate. “With flowing ices, exotic surface chemistry, mountain ranges, and vast haze, Pluto is showing a diversity of planetary geology that is truly thrilling.”

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