New Horizons Captures New Images of Pluto and Charon

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has beamed back its best-yet images of the dwarf planet Pluto and Charon, Pluto’s largest moon. The images were taken May 12-13 from just under 50 million miles (77 million km) away, using the Long-Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) on the spacecraft. “As New Horizons closes in on Pluto, it’s transforming from [...] —> Read More