NASA identifies haze, flowing Ice on Pluto
NASA identifies haze, flowing Ice on Pluto

NASA's New Horizons mission has made surprising new discovery, and found haze and flowing ice on Pluto.

Flowing nitrogen ice glaciers seen on Pluto

 Flowing nitrogen ice glaciers have been glimpsed on the surface of Pluto, along with an unexpectedly thick layer of haze in the atmosphere, NASA scientists said today.

NASA unveils latest Pluto flyby images from New Horizons probe
NASA unveils latest Pluto flyby images from New Horizons probe

NASA unveils the much awaited images of Pluto taken by the New Horizons spacecraft during the July 14 historic flyby of the dwarf planet.

 Amazing space: 10 Interesting facts about dwarf planet Pluto!
Amazing space: 10 Interesting facts about dwarf planet Pluto!

As the science enthusiasts await for more information about this dwarf planet, here are some well known interesting facts to brush up your knowledge

NASA probe finds second mountain range in Pluto's 'heart'
NASA probe finds second mountain range in Pluto's 'heart'

The New Horizons probe has found a second mountain range situated between bright, icy plains and dark, heavily-cratered terrain on the lower-left edge of Pluto.

Pluto plain resembles frozen mud cracks on Earth
Pluto plain resembles frozen mud cracks on Earth

A close-up image of Pluto has revealed a vast, craterless plain -- resembling frozen mud cracks on Earth -- that appears to be no more than 100 million years old and is still being shaped by geologic processes.

Mysterious icy plains glimpsed on Pluto`s surface
Mysterious icy plains glimpsed on Pluto`s surface

Smooth, icy plains have been spotted on the surface of Pluto, in the latest images released Friday from a NASA spacecraft that flew by the dwarf planet this week.

NASA's New Horizons discovers frozen, craterless plains in heart of Pluto
NASA's New Horizons discovers frozen, craterless plains in heart of Pluto

US space agency, NASA, on Friday released the new images of the dwarf planet Pluto taken by New Horizons’ Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) during Tuesday's historic flyby.

NASA to release new Pluto flyby images, science findings today
NASA to release new Pluto flyby images, science findings today

The US space agency, NASA, will on Friday release new images of the dwarf planet Pluto taken by New Horizons’ Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) during Tuesday's historic flyby.

NASA probe reveals fresh details of Pluto's largest moon Charon
NASA probe reveals fresh details of Pluto's largest moon Charon

NASA has released a new image of Charon captured by New Horizons’ Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) from a distance of 289,000 miles (466,000 kilometers), revealing remarkable new details of Pluto's largest moon.

From mountains to moons: NASA unveils pics of major discoveries from New Horizons Pluto probe
From mountains to moons: NASA unveils pics of major discoveries from New Horizons Pluto probe

Icy mountain ranges can be seen rising from Pluto`s surface, according to the first close-up images released Wednesday from NASA`s New Horizon`s spacecraft after its historic of flyby of the dwarf planet.

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft makes historic flyby of Pluto

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft makes historic flyby of Pluto

PM Modi congratulates NASA on Pluto mission

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday congratulated NASA for its success in space exploration as its spaceship sent data and photos of Pluto.

Pluto`s close-ups to offer high-resolution views
Pluto`s close-ups to offer high-resolution views

Pluto`s surface has long been a blur to sky watchers on Earth, but a NASA spacecraft on Wednesday should provide the first high-resolution images of the distant dwarf planet after a historic flyby mission.

Celebrations as NASA's New Horizons calls to confirm successful Pluto flyby
Celebrations as NASA's New Horizons calls to confirm successful Pluto flyby

After NASA's New Horizons spacecraft phoned home to confirm the successful and historic first-ever flyby of Pluto, the mission team called for celebrations.

New Horizons spacecraft phones home after historic Pluto flyby
New Horizons spacecraft phones home after historic Pluto flyby

A US spacecraft sailed past the tiny planet Pluto in the distant reaches of the solar system on Tuesday, capping a journey of 3 billion miles (4.88 billion km) that began nine and a half years ago.

Watch: NASA's New Horizons spacecraft makes historic flyby of Pluto
Watch: NASA's New Horizons spacecraft makes historic flyby of Pluto

 NASA's unmanned spacecraft, New Horizons in a historic moment made its closest shave with the dwarf planet Pluto on Tuesday, July 14th at 7:49am ET.

Pluto flyby: Australian tracking station to get first new images of dwarf planet
Pluto flyby: Australian tracking station to get first new images of dwarf planet

A space tracking station surrounded by cows in an Australian valley will on Tuesday become the first place in the world to get close-up images of Pluto, the most distant planetary body ever explored.

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NASA's New Horizons probe to make close flyby of Pluto shortly
NASA's New Horizons probe to make close flyby of Pluto shortly

NASA's unmanned spacecraft, New Horizons, has begun the most intense phase of its historic encounter with dwarf planet Pluto.