February 09, 2018 5:02 pm
NASA's New Horizon's probe has set the record for capturing images from the furthest distance, by shooting an image of the Kuiper Belt, located 6.12 billion kms away.
December 14, 2017 2:02 pm
For the next fly-by of NASA's New Horizons' mission, scheduled for New Year 2019, the agency claims the target body may have a moon.
November 07, 2017 8:10 pm
Scientists at NASA have started a campaign inviting the public to choose an informal name for the New Horizons mission's next flyby destination.
October 24, 2015 4:06 pm
New Horizons reveals last of Pluto's moon Kerberos, which appers smaller than what scientists expected and has a highly reflective surface
October 03, 2015 9:02 am
At half the diameter of Pluto, Charon is the largest satellite relative to its planet in the solar system.
September 07, 2015 12:03 pm
New Horizons probe beams Pluto 'treasure trove' to Earth
July 16, 2015 2:57 pm
The zoom-in of Pluto, showing an approximately 241-million kilometer swath of the dwarf planet, reveals a mountain range about 3,353 million meters high and tens of miles wide.
July 14, 2015 11:42 pm
The United States is now the only nation to visit every single planet in the solar system. Pluto was No. 9 in the lineup when New Horizons departed Cape Canaveral, Florida, in 2006.
July 15, 2015 11:02 am
A rundown on Pluto, a 20th-century discovery about to become the 21st-century darling of astronomers as NASA's New Horizons spacecraft closes for a flyby today.
July 16, 2015 9:24 am
The US is now the only nation to visit every planet in the solar system. Pluto was No. 9 in the lineup when New Horizons left Cape Canaveral, Florida, on Jan. 19, 2006
July 23, 2015 11:32 am