NASA Spacecraft Confirms Successful Flyby of Distant Solar System Object
Tuesday January 1, 2019. 04:59 PM , from Slashdot
'It's a flyby that's been over a decade in the making, too. Launched in 2006, New Horizons famously passed by Pluto in 2015, becoming the first mission to ever reach the dwarf planet. But ever since that flyby, New Horizons has kept on speeding through the Solar System, in order to meet up with this new object, nicknamed Ultima Thule.
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