New Horizons Captures Family Portrait of Pluto System

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has taken an amazing photo of Pluto and its five moons: Charon, Nix, Hydra, Styx and Kerberos. Following a January 2006 launch, New Horizons is now 2.955 billion miles from our planet and about 8.4 million miles (13.5 million km) from Pluto. It’s healthy and all systems are operating normally. The probe will [...] —> Read More