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'Blowing my mind': Peaks on Pluto, canyons on Charon

...mission operations for NASA's New Horizons, the unmanned spacecraft system in 1930.Thanks to New Horizons, scientists now know Pluto is...spacecraft's moment of closest approach. New Horizons swept to within 7,700 miles of...
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Pluto just 4 weeks, 20M miles away for spacecraft

...CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is at Pluto's doorstep...weeks from Tuesday - on July 14 - New Horizons will make its closest approach...full-fledged planet.As of Tuesday, New Horizons was just over 20 million miles...
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What's happening this week

...about Pluto, Eris and other dwarf planets at the edge of the solar system. The upcoming encounter with Pluto by the New Horizon spacecraft will be highlighted. Free. Preceded by the stars tonight on the Spitz starball projector. SOUTHEAST HIGHLIGHTSUsing...
Pluto up close: Spacecraft makes successful flyby

...anxiously Tuesday for NASA's New Horizons spacecraft to send word across...over the past half-century. New Horizons arrived at the small icy world...everyone to "stay tuned" until New Horizons contacted home.It takes 4 hours...
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Little Pluto bigger than scientists thought

...scientists announced Monday the New Horizons spacecraft has nailed the size...icier and less rocky interior.New Horizons' 3 billion-mile, 9 1/2-year...was a full-fledged planet when New Horizons rocketed away in 2006, only to...
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It's showtime for Pluto; prepare to be amazed by NASA flyby

...the show.On Tuesday, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft will sweep past Pluto...frigid fringes of our solar system.New Horizons has traveled 3 billion miles over...49 a.m. EDT. That's when New Horizons is predicted to pass within 7...
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Sitka Big Sister named Alaska Big Sister of the Year

...and communicator and is truly one of the most important consistent adults in her Little's life." She has opened new horizons for her Little, and their activities are not only fun, but also focus on volunteering and giving back to the community...
New nonfiction DVDs the kids at home, school, and tournaments, and see the role this most famous of strategy games plays in opening new horizons and opportunities in their lives, and how easily things could come crashing down. "Revisionaries" Here's an inside...
Fairbanks' Whitaker opts out of 2004 House race

...even if he loses the mayoral election. The next election for representatives is in 2004. Whitaker, 52, owns the New Horizons art gallery and Arctic Travelers gift shop in Fairbanks. He faces incumbent Rhonda Boyles in the October mayoral election...
Alaska Digest

...Coast Guard Lt. Jim Rosenberg, outgoing head of the Vessel Traffic Center. This summer a Coast Guard contractor, New Horizons Telecom Inc. of Palmer, installed cameras on communications towers at four remote sites around Prince William Sound...


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