Spacecraft with Colorado connections nearly to Pluto

July 14, 2014 5:45 PM

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Spacecraft with Colorado connections nearly to Pluto

DENVER – In a galaxy far, far away ... there's an unmanned probe with a connection to Boulder traveling at nearly a million miles a day heading towards Pluto. One year from July 14, it will reach its destination.

NASA's New Horizons mission is scheduled to reach Pluto on July 14, 2015 in the early morning hours. Technically, it will be within 6,000 miles of the dwarf planet.

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