NASA Spacecraft ‘Wakes Up’ Near Pluto, 2.9 Billion Miles From Earth

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After a voyage of nearly nine years and three billion miles —the farthest any space mission has ever traveled to reach its primary target – NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft came out of hibernation today for its long-awaited 2015 encounter with the Pluto system,” NASA announced in a statement on Saturday December 6.

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