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After the triumph of technology that led a spacecraft to Pluto, David Trilling turned to the foundational pillars of science—observation and curiosity—to propose that a major feature of the minor planet is less than 10 million years old.
In a paper published in PLOS ONE, Trilling explains his conclusion that the surface of an area on Pluto informally known as Sputnik Planum has an age range far less than the solar system’s 4.5 billion years.
When images of Pluto produced by… Read more