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This July 14, 2015 photo provided by NASA shows an image taken from NASA's New Horizons spacecraft showing a new close-up image from the heart-shaped feature on the surface of Pluto that reveals a vast, craterless plain. (NASA/JHUAPL/SWRI via AP)

‘Beautiful eye candy’: Frozen plains in Pluto’s heart

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Vast frozen plains exist next door to Pluto's…

 

This Tuesday, July 14, 2015 image provided by NASA on Wednesday shows a region near Pluto's equator with a range of mountains captured by the New Horizons spacecraft. (NASA/JHUAPL/SwRI via AP)

‘Blowing my mind’: Peaks on Pluto, canyons on Charon

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Mankind's first close-up look at Pluto did not…

 

Check out this amazing photo of Sutro Tower and a nebula

A photo posted by andy (@punkpoint) on Jan 13, 2015 at 5:17pm…

 

Terry Renna/APA United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying NASA's Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover lifts off from Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral

NASA launches super-size rover to Mars: 'Go, Go!'

The world's biggest extraterrestrial explorer, NASA's Curiosity rover, rocketed toward Mars on…

Terry Renna/APA United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying NASA's Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover lifts off from Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral

Peninsula chemist buys a ticket to space

The opportunity to escape the earthly bounds of gravity is usually a…