Pluto and Beyond
Season 46 Episode 1 | 53m 51s
Since it explored Pluto in 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft has been zooming toward NASA’s most distant target yet. Join the mission team as the probe attempts to fly by Ultima Thule, an object 4 billion miles from Earth.
Expires: 12/17/21Video has closed captioning.
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Watch as the New Horizons spacecraft captures our first clear view of Pluto’s icy surface.
See key moments in NASA’s Pluto Flyby, as previewed in a 3-D simulation.
With Ultima Thule in the rearview mirror, NASA celebrates its most far-flung flyby to date
NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft is about to fly by Ultima Thule in the Kuiper Belt.
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