Press Conference (7/24/15) - William McKinnon, Slide 2b

Click on image to enlarge.

Press Conference (7/24/15) - William McKinnon, Slide 2b
Release Date: July 24, 2015
Keywords: Press Conference
In the northern region of Pluto's Sputnik Planum, swirl-shaped patterns of light and dark suggest that a surface layer of exotic ices has flowed around obstacles and into depressions, much like glaciers on Earth.

Credit: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute
« Prev   Next »

  • NASA logo
  • JHUAPL logo
  • SwRI logo
© 2016 The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory LLC. All rights reserved.
Feedback/Contact Us