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Nasa probe Messenger sends images of Mercury's polar ice

US space agency Nasa's Messenger spacecraft has sent back its first visible-light images of water ice on Mercury, the tiny charbroiled planet that orbits closest to the sun.

18 Oct 2014 - 3:46AM

US space agency Nasa's Messenger spacecraft has sent back its first visible-light images of water ice on Mercury, the tiny charbroiled planet that orbits closest to the sun.

Nasa probe Messenger sends images of Mercury's polar ice