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Monday, December 08, 2014
New Horizons Wakes Up on Pluto's Doorstep
Source - NASA Science News for Dec. 7, 2014
a voyage of nearly nine years and three billion miles —the farthest any
space mission has ever traveled to reach its primary target – NASA’s
New Horizons spacecraft came out of hibernation on Dec. 6th for its
long-awaited 2015 encounter with the Pluto system.