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Seven Things to Look Forward to After Pluto
Seven Things to Look Forward to After Pluto

Just because the Pluto flyby is history, that doesn't mean there isn't anything else going on in deep space.
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Seven Things to Look Forward to After Pluto
Seven Things to Look Forward to After Pluto

Just because the Pluto flyby is history, that doesn't mean there isn't anything else going on in deep space.
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Seven Things to Look Forward to After Pluto
Seven Things to Look Forward to After Pluto

Just because the Pluto flyby is history, that doesn't mean there isn't anything else going on in deep space.
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New Horizons Reveals Pluto's Extended Atmosphere
New Horizons Reveals Pluto's Extended Atmosphere

Scientists working with NASA's New Horizons spacecraft have observed Pluto's atmosphere as far as 1,000 miles (1,600 kilometers) above the surface of the planet, demonstrating that Pluto's nitrogen-rich atmosphere is quite extended.
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New Horizons Reveals Pluto's Extended Atmosphere
New Horizons Reveals Pluto's Extended Atmosphere

Scientists working with NASA's New Horizons spacecraft have observed Pluto's atmosphere as far as 1,000 miles (1,600 kilometers) above the surface of the planet, demonstrating that Pluto's nitrogen-rich atmosphere is quite extended.
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NASA's New Horizons Discovers Frozen Plains in the Heart of Pluto's 'Heart'
NASA's New Horizons Discovers Frozen Plains in the Heart of Pluto's 'Heart'

In the latest data from NASA's New Horizons spacecraft, a new close-up image of Pluto reveals a vast, craterless plain that appears to be no more than 100 million years old, and is possibly still being shaped by geologic processes.
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Dawn
Dawn Maneuvering to Third Science Orbit

NASA's Dawn spacecraft is using its ion propulsion system to descend to its third mapping orbit at Ceres
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Dawn
Dawn Maneuvering to Third Science Orbit

NASA's Dawn spacecraft is using its ion propulsion system to descend to its third mapping orbit at Ceres
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From Mountains to Moons: Multiple Discoveries from NASA's New Horizons Pluto Mission
From Mountains to Moons: Multiple Discoveries from NASA's New Horizons Pluto Mission

Icy mountains on Pluto and a new, crisp view of its largest moon, Charon, are among the several discoveries announced Wednesday by the NASA's New Horizons team, just one day after the spacecraft's first ever Pluto flyby.
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NASA's New Horizons 'Phones Home' Safe after Pluto Flyby
NASA's New Horizons 'Phones Home' Safe after Pluto Flyby

The call everyone was waiting for is in. NASA's New Horizons spacecraft phoned home just before 9 p.m. EDT Tuesday to tell the mission team and the world it had accomplished the historic first-ever flyby of Pluto.
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