HONK! Time for a new Pluto thread.

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HONK! Time for a new Pluto thread.

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Thu Nov 12, 2015 12:18 am

They will be going over the raw data finding new stuff for years. :coolspecs:

New Horizons Yields Wealth of Discovery from Pluto Flyby
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Ammonia-Water Slurry May Swirl Below Pluto's Icy Surface
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Post by sparks » Thu Nov 12, 2015 12:20 am

Ammonia-Water Slurry: My personal favorite. :)
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Post by Witness » Thu Nov 12, 2015 2:14 am

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The informally named feature Wright Mons, located south of Sputnik Planum on Pluto, is an unusual feature that's about 100 miles (160 kilometers) wide and 13,000 feet (4 kilometers) high. It displays a summit depression (visible in the center of the image) that's approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) across, with a distinctive hummocky texture on its sides. The rim of the summit depression also shows concentric fracturing. New Horizons scientists believe that this mountain and another, Piccard Mons, could have been formed by the 'cryovolcanic' eruption of ices from beneath Pluto's surface.
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Post by Anaxagoras » Thu Nov 12, 2015 7:48 am

Looks like they got a reasonably good shot of Nix:

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That's five satellites for Pluto, we only have one. :(
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Post by asthmatic camel » Thu Nov 12, 2015 8:47 am

It's still just a boring rock surrounded by other boring rocks.
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Post by sparks » Thu Nov 12, 2015 9:04 am

AC, our official forum buzzkill, strikes again!!11 :)
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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Thu Nov 12, 2015 11:14 am

Rocks, eh?

At least he didn't call them dwarves. :)
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Post by hammegk » Thu Nov 12, 2015 12:30 pm

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Post by gnome » Tue Nov 17, 2015 1:05 pm

sparks wrote:Ammonia-Water Slurry: My personal favorite. :)
But I wanted the Cherry Pepsi Slurry!!
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Post by Anaxagoras » Sun Dec 06, 2015 9:17 am

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Post by hammegk » Sun Dec 06, 2015 4:31 pm

Honk !!

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Post by Anaxagoras » Tue Dec 08, 2015 9:13 am

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Post by hammegk » Tue Dec 08, 2015 2:22 pm

Honk!!!111eleventy!

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Post by Doctor X » Tue Dec 08, 2015 2:26 pm

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Post by hammegk » Tue Dec 08, 2015 2:27 pm

Have your adopted AIDS orphans all died yet?

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"It was the criticisms of Doc X, actually, that let me see more clearly how far the hypocrisy had gone."--clarsct
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Post by sparks » Fri Dec 11, 2015 11:01 pm

How the fuck did that Nissan Pathfinder get there? CONSPIRACY!!11
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