Today is a historic day—one that will bring joy to the hundreds of millions of Pluto lovers around the globe. The International Astronomical Union (IAU), the body that is responsible for naming and classifying objects in the cosmos, has just announced tha
NASA's Curiosity rover's tires are breaking up on Mars
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft captured this high-resolution enhanced color view of Pluto on July Pluto's surface sports a remarkable range of subtle colors, enhanced in this view to a rainbow of pale blues, yellows, oranges, and deep reds.
This image of Charon was captured by NASA's New Horizons spacecraft on July The colors have been processed to highlight Charon's varied surfaces. Charon is 754 miles across. This image resolves details as small as miles.