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There’s Growing Evidence That Pluto’s Largest Moon Had A Massive Ocean

There’s Growing Evidence That Pluto’s Largest Moon Had A Massive Ocean

Pluto’s moon Charon is the best sidekick a dwarf planet could hope for: Unwavering in its loyalty, content to be a minor character in somebody else’s narrative. But two years after the New Horizons flyby, the largest of Pluto’s five moons is finally getting some well-deserved time in the spotlight….

Enjoy An Endless Day On Charon

Enjoy An Endless Day On Charon

As the New Horizons spacecraft approached Pluto this summer, it sent back photos from all angles, allowing us to reconstruct an entire day on the dwarf planet. Not one to play favorites, NASA has now gone and done the same for Charon, Pluto’s crater-ridden moon.