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Apr 15, 2015 01:31 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
This is the first color photo of Pluto and moon Charon captured by NASA's New Horizons mission, providing an exciting clue as to what lies in store during the spacecraft's flyby on July 14.
Mar 20, 2015 12:22 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Scientists are mulling over which of two icy bodies NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft should visit following its Pluto encounter this summer (if NASA can fund it).
Feb 19, 2015 05:25 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
As Ceres and Pluto slowly come into view, take a look back at what we thought these worlds would look like up close.
Feb 19, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
A NASA spacecraft speeding toward an epic flyby of Pluto on July 14 has beamed home its first good looks at two moons of the dwarf planet.
Feb 5, 2015 01:46 PM ET // Jason Major
After more than nine years traveling through the solar system, New Horizons is now approaching its ultimate target: Pluto.
Jan 16, 2015 05:49 PM ET // Irene Klotz
A new study suggests that at least two more planets are circling the sun far beyond Pluto’s orbit.
Jan 5, 2015 03:57 AM ET
Fasten your seat belt and buckle your eyeballs -- 2015 should be a wild ride in space. We'll see Pluto up close for the first time EVER, zoom through the Kuiper Belt, and maybe even see black holes in detail. Ian O'Neill has his top space stories.
Dec 7, 2014 06:50 AM ET // Irene Klotz
The spacecraft woke at 9:30 pm from its 18th hibernation period since its 3-billion-mile voyage began in January 2006.
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