We Now Know What Color Pluto Really Is

We Now Know What Color Pluto Really Is

Scientists always thought Pluto was an icy wasteland devoid of anything geologically interesting. But when New Horizons snapped a few images as it flew past, we learned that the world is anything but boring. Its surprising color is just one of the new discoveries we've made—watch the video below to learn more of them.

Do You Know What Color Pluto Really Is?

Who would have thought an icy world would be so red?

What We've Learned From The Pluto Flyby

Explore the discoveries the New Horizons probe made.

Going To Pluto With New Horizons

Hear about the mission before New Horizons actually reached the icy world.

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