The Mountains of Pluto Are Snowcapped, But Not for the Same Reasons as on Earth (image) CNRS Share Print E-Mail Caption At left, the "Cthulhu" region near Pluto's equator, at right the Alps on Earth. Two identical landscapes created by highly different processes. Credit NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute and Thomas Pesquet/ESA Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.