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NASA's major breakthrough: Water discovered in the farthest world ever explored by humans

The US Space agency NASA found evidence for a unique mixture of methanol, water, ice & organic molecules on Ultima Thule's surface, the farthest world ever explored by mankind. NASA has published the 1st profile of Ultima Thule, revealing details about the complex space object. Researchers are investigating a range of surface features on Ultima Thule such as bright spots & patches, craters & pits.