New Horizons Delivers New Close-Ups of Pluto and Charon

NASA’s New Horizons team has released new close-up images of Pluto and its largest moon, Charon. The images were taken by New Horizons’ Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) instrument during the spacecraft’s July 14 flyby of the Pluto system. One of the new high-resolution images shows a portion of Sputnik Planum, a smooth, icy plain [...] —> Read More