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  1. Pluto is covered with unexpected dunes of methane ice

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    August 17, 2018

    The American spacecraft New Horizons discovered dunes made of methane ice on the dwarf planet Pluto. Unexpected finding since it took winds to carve them and that Pluto has practically no atmosphere. To understand their formation, we here discuss this matter with François Forget, astrophysicist and co-author of the study published in Science.

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