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Differentiation of the asteroid Ceres as revealed by its shape
The accretion of bodies in the asteroid belt was halted nearly 4.6 billion years ago by the gravitational influence of the newly formed giant planet Jupiter. The asteroid belt therefore preserves aExpand
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The Pluto system: Initial results from its exploration by New Horizons
New Horizons' views of Pluto The flyby of Pluto and its moon Charon by the New Horizons spacecraft generated news coverage around the world. Now Stern et al. report the first scientific results fromExpand
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Observations of Comet 19P/Borrelly by the Miniature Integrated Camera and Spectrometer Aboard Deep Space 1
The nucleus of the Jupiter-family comet 19P/Borrelly was closely observed by the Miniature Integrated Camera and Spectrometer aboard the Deep Space 1 spacecraft on 22 September 2001. TheExpand
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Surface compositions across Pluto and Charon
New Horizons unveils the Pluto system In July 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft flew through the Pluto system at high speed, humanity's first close look at this enigmatic system on the outskirts ofExpand
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Nightglow in the Upper Atmosphere of Mars and Implications for Atmospheric Transport
We detected light emissions in the nightside martian atmosphere with the SPICAM (spectroscopy for the investigation of the characteristics of the atmosphere of Mars) ultraviolet (UV) spectrometer onExpand
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The Activity and Size of the Nucleus of Comet Hale-Bopp (C/1995 O1)
Analysis of Hubble Space Telescope (HST) images of comet Hale-Bopp (C/1995 O1) suggests that the effective diameter of the nucleus is between 27 to 42 kilometers, which is at least three times largerExpand
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Structure and Evolution of Kuiper Belt Objects and Dwarf Planets
Kuiper belt objects (KBOs) accreted from a melange of volatile ices, carbonaceous matter, and rock of mixed interstellar and solar nebular provenance. The transneptunian region, where this accretionExpand
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Discovery of two new satellites of Pluto
Pluto's first known satellite, Charon, was discovered in 1978. It has a diameter (∼1,200 km) about half that of Pluto, which makes it larger, relative to its primary, than any other moon in the SolarExpand
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The small satellites of Pluto as observed by New Horizons
New Horizons unveils the Pluto system In July 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft flew through the Pluto system at high speed, humanity's first close look at this enigmatic system on the outskirts ofExpand
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The geology of Pluto and Charon through the eyes of New Horizons
New Horizons unveils the Pluto system In July 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft flew through the Pluto system at high speed, humanity's first close look at this enigmatic system on the outskirts ofExpand
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