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Red spot Pluto could be formed as a result of cosmic collision

A group of Japanese scientists has found evidence that clearly observed on the surface of Pluto red spot could be generated as a result of a powerful collision with a comet or other object. In their paper, the researchers present the results of experiments demonstrating that red spot on the surface of Pluto might be due to the presence on the surface of the dwarf planet pools of molten material, formed as a result of this collision.

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