Pluto's Time to Shine Just Hours Away - A Guide and Timetable - Universe Today
Countdown to discovery! Not since Voyager 2’s flyby of Neptune in 1989 have we flung a probe into the frozen outskirts of the Solar System. Speeding along at 30,800 miles per hour New Horizons will pierce the Pluto system like a smartly aimed arrow. Edging within 7,800 miles of its surface at 7:49 a.m. EDT, the spacecraft’s long-range telescopic camera … Continue reading "Pluto’s Time to Shine Just Hours Away – A Guide and Timetable"
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