North Polar Region

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The team's successes have mitigated the risk of a protected communications gap in the North Polar Region and enable continuous, secure, jam-resistant strategic and tactical communications for the U.S.
Jupiter's "brown barge" in the north polar region of the gas giant was captured in a new image from NASA's Juno spacecraft.
It gave us the first complete view of Saturns north polar region, revealed giant hurricanes at both of the planets poles, and showed that the largest moon, Titan, is an Earth-like world with rain, rivers, lakes and seas.
On May 26th, amateur astronomers recorded a rare impact flash in Jupiter's north polar region. It's the sixth time that Jupiter has been beaned (that we know about).
Scientists expected the north polar region of Enceladus to be heavily cratered, based on low-resolution images from the Voyager mission, but the new high-resolution Cassini images show a landscape of stark contrasts.
Antoniadi (1) summarized the shrinking NPC and the albedo features in the North Polar Region (NPR).
Radar based on our own planet have imaged radar-bright deposits, while imaging and neutron spectrometry by MESSENGER instruments have unveiled regions of perpetual shadow and enhanced hydrogen in the north polar region. Thermal models also suggest that temperatures could sustain surface and near-surface water-ice in the regions of constant shadow.
Washington, March 19 ( ANI ): Scientists, using cameras aboard NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO), have developed the largest high resolution mosaic of our moon's north polar region.
This allowed a better view of the planet's North Polar Region (NPR) but conversely the southern pole was inclined away from the Earth.
This Nasa photo made available on Thursday shows a Mosaic of MESSENGER Images of Mercury's North Polar Region. All of the larger polar deposits are located on the floors or walls of impact craters.
In the new images, Titan's north polar region looks a lot like Minnesota.
Located in Titan's north polar region, the lakes range in width from just under a kilometer to 32 km and extend up to 90 km.

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