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Nasa findings hint of clouds on Pluto during New Horizons mission

The spacecraft is already well past Pluto and on its way toward a new destination, itself a billion miles beyond the dwarf planet The New Horizons spacecraft has nearly finished its 16-month dispatches from Pluto, Nasa scientists said on Tuesday, as they unveiled new hints of clouds and the craft’s next destination in the distant ring of the solar system. Researchers had found last year that Pluto has layers of strange hazes towering half a million feet (200km) in the sky, but saw none of the swirling storms that cover gas giants or the wisps of condensation that gather in Mars’ thin atmosphere.
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