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Nov 30, 2015 03:53 PM ET // Jason Major
A Japanese spacecraft, which failed to make it into Venus orbit in 2010, is making a return trip to the planet after being stuck in solar orbit and engineers are hopeful it will complete its mission.
Oct 23, 2015 04:01 PM ET // Jason Major
New Horizons sends back a close-up view of Kerberos, a tiny Pluto moon that wasn't even known about until 2011.
Oct 5, 2015 03:31 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
It's been 40 years since the Soviet Venera 9 spacecraft transmitted the first images of Venus' hellish landscape -- are there plans to go back?
Sep 15, 2015 08:55 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell,
New research shows that the planet completes a rotation on its axis roughly 9 seconds faster than scientists previously thought.
Sep 13, 2015 10:20 AM ET // Sarah Lewin,
A mix of craters, ice flows, mountains, valleys and dunes coexist on Pluto in the latest amazing images from the New Horizons spacecraft.
Sep 10, 2015 09:23 AM ET // Irene Klotz
These new images are the clearest yet and reveal that in some places the rim of the odd crater is nearly vertical, rising about 1 mile from the floor.
Aug 31, 2015 04:25 PM ET // Irene Klotz
After a successful flyby of Pluto in July, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft will be redirected to visit a small, icy body known as 2014 MU69, located nearly a billion miles farther into the Kuiper Belt region beyond Neptune.
Aug 5, 2015 12:52 PM ET
When NASA's New Horizons spacecraft did its historic flyby of Pluto recently, what did all of the new data in that photo op tell scientists about the plucky little world? DNews Space Producer Dr. Ian O'Neill shares the details.
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