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Pluto has heavily cratered surfaces and features mountains of water ice, a hazy blue atmosphere and glaciers made of nitrogen gas, methane and carbon monoxide.
New Horizons identified and mapped water ice on the surface for the first time.
The probe found mountain ranges made of water ice, a substsance which, thanks to Pluto’s average surface temperature of -229°C, appears to play roughly the geological role that rock does on Earth.
Within minutes of diving into the planet’s upper layers, the instruments that revealed the great hydrocarbon seas on Titan and the plumes of water ice shooting off Enceladus will be torn apart, and then melted.
Police said Garner had just purchased a water ice when a man approached and at close range fired seven shots, four of which hit Garner.
The team was surprised to find water ice and ammonia in the upper reaches of the clouds.
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