Thi sinteresting piece on a 450KM long mountain range on Pluto has peaked my interest. The bright snowy top is thought to be Nitrogen ice and snow which has fallen on the peaks. When the scale of this image in considered and that New Horizons was 21,000KM away when this picture was taken the size of these mountains must be huge!
I also thought about this – if a Plutonian dweller was standing on the mountains on that day and looked up – they might have seen streaking across the sky the lone visitor passing by, humanity’s calling card as it were. They might have thought about where it came from, and where it was going, would the visitor ever return?
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