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The New Horizons science mission to the Pluto-Charon system is about to begin December 2014

The New Horizons science mission to the Pluto-Charon system is about to begin December 2014

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New jaw-dropping Pluto photos were just released and we spoke with an expert who saw them before anyone else

New jaw-dropping Pluto photos were just released and we spoke with an expert who saw them before anyone else

New Horizons is a NASA space probe launched to study Pluto. Its science payload consists of seven instruments.

New Horizons.  ANTENNA: Maintains links with Nasa scientists PEPSSI: Measures particles escaping from Pluto's atmosphere SWAP: Measures interaction of Pluto with solar wind LORRI: Powerful telescope and digital camera fortified against cold SDC: Detects dust grains from collisions in Kuiper Belt RALPH: Makes maps of Pluto, moons and Kuiper Belt Objects ALICE: Probes composition and structure of Pluto's atmosphere REX: Measures atmospheric pressure and temperature

New Horizons. ANTENNA: Maintains links with Nasa scientists PEPSSI: Measures particles escaping from Pluto's atmosphere SWAP: Measures interaction of Pluto with solar wind LORRI: Powerful telescope and digital camera fortified against cold SDC: Detects dust grains from collisions in Kuiper Belt RALPH: Makes maps of Pluto, moons and Kuiper Belt Objects ALICE: Probes composition and structure of Pluto's atmosphere REX: Measures atmospheric pressure and temperature

The Command Service Module separates from the Saturn, then couples with the Lunar Module, removing it from the launch vehicle.

17 Steps to the Moon and Back: Anatomy of a Moonshot

The Command Service Module separates from the Saturn, then couples with the Lunar Module, removing it from the launch vehicle.

new horizons probe | New Horizons carries a suite of 7 experiments for studyingthe Pluto ...

new horizons probe | New Horizons carries a suite of 7 experiments for studyingthe Pluto ...

New Horizons will see one hemisphere of Pluto when it is closest on July 14, 2015.

New Horizons will see one hemisphere of Pluto when it is closest on July 14, 2015.

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New Horizons 2.jpg (769×688)

A STAR'S BIRTH AND DEATH --- In this graphic discover what takes for a star to be born. By Jason Treat and Alexander Stegmaier. Published on March 2014

A STAR'S BIRTH AND DEATH --- In this graphic discover what takes for a star to be born. By Jason Treat and Alexander Stegmaier. Published on March 2014