New Hubble photos of Pluto show a surface that appears red and yellow in places, with a mysterious bright spot near the equator. Scientists speculate that the bright area may be caused by carbon monoxide frost. More at Space.com.
In the first half, analyst of geopolitics and foreign policy Craig B. Hulet commented on the election cycle, current events, and the geopolitical landscape. Midweek Open Lines followed in the second half.