Pluto

Aliens May Exist On Pluto, Professor Brian Cox Says So

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Tech

Alien life on Pluto is not a far-fetched possibility, according to Professor Brian Cox. In an interview with The Times, Cox explained how recent im...

Conspiracy Theorists Have An Incredible Explantion For NASA's Pluto Mission

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Tech

There probably wasn't a single person that didn't feel a tingle of excitement when NASA first revealed the high-resolution pictures of Pluto from the ...

NASA Scientists 'Amazed' By Pluto Close-Up Pictures

AP/The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale & Tahira Mirza | Posted 16.07.2015 | UK Tech

Scientists have released the first up-close images ever of Pluto and its large moon Charon. And they say they're amazed. The long-awaited images were ...

Everything We've Found On The Surface Of Pluto

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK Comedy

People tend to like finding things that aren't there in the surface of unknown planets, so with the best quality image of Pluto we've ever seen being ...

Conspiracy Theorists! 5 Things That ARE NOT On Pluto's Surface

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 14.07.2015 | UK Tech

You know the ones, those people that can spot boats, iguanas and even arms on the surface of Mars. Conspiracy theorists and UFO hunters around the ...

Say Hello To Pluto

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK Tech

New Horizons has now reached its closest point yet with Pluto. NASA tweeted the announcement along with the clearest picture yet of the tiny planet...

This Is The Last Clear Picture Of Pluto's Far Side We'll See For Decades

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.07.2015 | UK Tech

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has captured the clearest picture of Pluto's mysterious far side for what will be decades. The photo gives us ou...

Nine Years And Three Billion Miles Later, This Is Pluto Like You've Never Seen It Before

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.07.2015 | UK Tech

Hidden for over 4.5 billion years, New Horizons has managed to capture this astonishing image from a distance of over 8 million kilometres. The...

Pluto's Moons Are Acting Like A Group Of Drunken Teenagers

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 08.06.2015 | UK Tech

A demoted 'planet' and its moons appear to be having a bit of a boozy time. Researchers from the University of Maryland have a published a paper in...

New Horizons Captures First Colour Photo Of Pluto

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 15.04.2015 | UK Tech

Despite being over 3 billion miles away from Earth, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is finally within visual distance of the solar system's loneliest d...

Pluto Might Become A Planet Again

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Tech

Two NASA missions in 2015 might see the number of official planets jump from eight to 10 — and yes, that could mean a comeback for Pluto. NASA's ...

Tiny Moons Of Pluto Caught On Camera

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 19.02.2015 | UK Tech

NASA has unveiled dramatic new images of two small moons orbiting Pluto. The New Horizons spacecraft is currently hurtling towards the dwarf planet...

Have We Mis-Counted The Solar System?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK Tech

Scientists at the University of Madrid and the University Of Cambridge have put forward the revolutionary theory that there could in fact be two more ...

The Man Who Discovered Pluto Is Going To Pluto

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 14.01.2015 | UK Tech

NASA's New Horizons probe has finally come within reach of the tiny planet Pluto where it'll begin studying the small ball of ice and its orbiting moo...

Pluto To Finally Get The Recognition It Deserves

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.02.2015 | UK Tech

Pluto, the plucky celestial body that has been whizzing around our solar system, could soon be classified as a planet once again. The former-planet...

Pluto's New Moons Named

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 03.07.2013 | UK Tech

Despite a concerted international public effort and the risk of incurring the wrath of Trekkies everywhere, neither of Pluto's recently discovered mo...

Pluto's New Moon Could Be Named 'Vulcan' Thanks To Star Trek Fans

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Tech

Pluto's newest - and smallest - moon could be named 'Vulcan' after a public vote was stormed by fans of Star Trek. In the Trekkie universe, Planet ...

Pluto's New Moons To Be Named By Public Vote

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Tech

Want to name a Moon? Astronomers are giving the public the chance to come up with names for two new satellites recently discovered to be orbiting P...

Nasa Scientists Discover New Moon Orbiting Pluto

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK Tech

Pluto might not be a planet, but it just got another moon. Technically a 'dwarf planet', after its status was downgraded in 2006, Pluto is now thou...

'Building Blocks Of Life' Discovered On Pluto

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 23.12.2011 | UK Tech

Scientists using the Hubble telescope believe they have discovered hydrocarbon molecules on Pluto, which could go some way to explaining the origins o...