Thursday, October 8, 2015 12:00am -0400

Pluto Has a Blue Sky and Water Ice!

As if Pluto hasn't impressed our socks off already this year, today NASA revealed an amazing discovery. No one could have guessed this distant tiny object would have skies of blue! The first color images of Pluto’s atmospheric hazes, returned by NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft last week, reveal that the hazes are blue.

Published in Astronomy