Tag Archives: Pluto

Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 2016

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This time last week most of the country was enjoying an extra day off work. Some of us were also grateful for the extra day to get over jet lag before going back to work, having just returned from the … Continue reading

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New Horizons and beyond!

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Launched from Cape Canaveral nine years ago, the New Horizons probe is preparing for its monumental flyby of the Pluto system today. The flight of the probe has taken it past the likes of Mars and Jupiter, which provided it … Continue reading

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Astronomical Answers! – Poor Pluto…

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This marks the start of a new series of posts, Astronomical Answers; I’ve been asking people for awhile now about the kinds of questions they have about planetary science and space in general. I’ve got a decent collection of questions … Continue reading

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