How a cosmic dust storm is helping New Horizons to redraw the map of the outer solar system.
When Alan Stern launches to space this week on Virgin Galactic's fifth commercial flight, he'll accomplish the goal of a lifetime. But it won't just be a joyride for Stern — he'll be working.
NASA will extend the New Horizons mission through 2028 or 2029, allowing the spacecraft to continue studying its exotic environs far from the sun.
With its budget being trimmed for 2024, NASA is making some weighty decisions... and one includes drastically trimming New Horizons funds by replacing the current science staff with a new team.
An observing campaign involving New Horizons, the Hubble Space Telescope and perhaps even you is designed to better understand how heat flows through the atmospheres of two ice giants.
The future of NASA's New Horizons Pluto probe is uncertain following debates at NASA over how best to use the spacecraft.
NASA's New Horizons probe flew by Pluto nearly eight years ago, but the epic encounter is still bearing scientific fruit.
Reference The Kuiper Belt lies on the edge of the solar system, beyond Neptune, away from the warmth of the sun. It's a cold donut-shaped region of icy objects.
Reference Spaceport Cornwall is the UK's first licensed spaceport. Here we explore the air-launch hub in more detail.
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