Nasa has released an image taken by the probe's Visual and Infrared Spectrometer…
Mercury: The images were created using a mosaic of pictures from Nasa's messenger spacecraft, which were then combined to create a video 'flyby' of the planet. 2013
Mercury by Mariner 10 taken in 1974 - first image of the planet Mercury on 24 March 1974, taken from a distance of 5,380,000 km from the surface of Mercury - NASA
The unmanned Messenger probe has completed its Mercury mission, going out with a bang.The last photo transmitted by Messenger before it crashed into the surface of Mercury.
The bright, pinkish-white star at upper left is Orion, known as the 'hunter', is Betelgeuse
MESSENGER's final images. Mercury is beautiful.
#NASA noticed something strange on the surface of #Mercury. #Scientists Hypothesis is surprising
#Astronomy: #Mercury is the closest planet to the #sun and has a thin atmosphere, no air pressure and an extremely high temperature.