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View Full Version : Look Out, Pluto! Spacecraft Will Fly By There In Less Than One Year



Fraser
2014-Jul-15, 04:50 PM
Countdown! Just under one year from now, the New Horizons will finally reach its mission goal after sailing through the solar system for the better part of a decade. It will fly by the dwarf planet Pluto and its moons on July 14, 2015, showing us the surface of these distant bodies for the very […]

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Buttercup
2014-Aug-21, 08:25 PM
Countdown! Just under one year from now, the New Horizons will finally reach its mission goal after sailing through the solar system for the better part of a decade. It will fly by the dwarf planet Pluto and its moons on July 14, 2015...

But how soon until we know if Pluto has 10 moons or not? Last year I saw a headline regarding speculation that Pluto might have 10 moons.

Surely MESSENGER will have that info prior to July 2015 (?).