July 16, 2015 06:59 IST

NASA releases pictures of ice mountains and water on Pluto

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Members of the New Horizons science team react to seeing the spacecraft's last and sharpest image of Pluto Credit: Reuters
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A new close-up image of a region near Pluto's equator reveals a range of youthful mountains rising as high as 11,000 feet (3,500 meters) above the surface Credit: Reuters
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Pluto nearly fills the frame in this image from the Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) aboard NASA's Credit: Reuters
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New details of Pluto's largest moon Charon are revealed in this image Credit: Reuters
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NASA Principal Investigator for New Horizons mission Alan Stern (L) and Co-Investigator Will Grundy (R) Credit: Reuters
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Members of the New Horizons science team react to seeing the spacecraft's last and sharpest image of Pluto before closest approach Credit: Reuters