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NASA releases new Mercury photos

Mercury. Photo courtesy: NASA Mercury. Photo courtesy: NASA
Photo courtesy: NASA Photo courtesy: NASA

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Mercury Messenger spacecraft is starting to send back some impressive images of the solar system's smallest planet.

NASA released some of the most detailed photos ever captured of the planet closest to the sun.

According to scientists, they have already found several odd features including rimless craters that do not exist anywhere else in the solar system.

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