NASA’s New Horizons wakes up from nine-year slumber for Pluto probe

December 7, 2014 2:00 PM

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US space agency NASA’s New Horizons robotic investigation awoke from nine years of hibernation on Saturday to commence its another unprecedented mission.

New Horizons robotic probe has completed a journey of three billion miles (4.8 billion km) and has now woken up to study the icy dwarf planet Pluto and its Kuiper Belt’s sibling worlds.

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