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Haze cools Pluto's atmosphere

Nature volume 551, pages 302303 (16 November 2017) | Download Citation

Modelling suggests that Pluto's atmospheric temperature is regulated by haze, unlike the other planetary bodies in the Solar System. The finding has implications for our understanding of exoplanetary atmospheres. See Letter p.352

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