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Fraser
2011-Dec-02, 11:10 PM
It may not have noticed anything different as it continued its high-speed trek through interplanetary space, but today New Horizons passed a new milestone: it is now (and will be for quite some time) the closest spacecraft ever to Pluto! This breaks the previous record held by Voyager 1, which came within 983 million miles [...]

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