Pluto


NASA Probe Sets Out for Pluto

NASA Probe Sets Out for Pluto

The probe will be the first of its kind to visit the smallest planet....

Jul 8 2015, 12:27pm CDT

What are the Whale and the Donut on Pluto?

What are the Whale and the Donut on Pluto?

NASA released a new map of Pluto showing the dark spots named Whale and Donut....

Jul 8 2015, 2:37am CDT

NASA releases New Images of Pluto Taken before Outage

NASA releases New Images of Pluto Taken before Outage

NASA has released new images of Pluto from the New Horizons spacecraft taken before the outage on the weekend....

Jul 7 2015, 1:22am CDT

New Horizons Shows 300 miles wide Spots on Pluto

New Horizons Shows 300 miles wide Spots on Pluto

Did someone use a giant shotgun to shoot holes into Pluto? New images of New Horizons spacecraft show distinct giant holes on e...

Jul 2 2015, 9:20am CDT

New Horizons sends Images of Pluto and its Moon Charon

New Horizons sends Images of Pluto and its Moon Charon

NASA released the first color images of Pluto derived from images delivered by the New Horizons spacecraft....

Jun 20 2015, 2:18pm CDT

A Bumpy Pluto Comes into Focus as New Horizons Approaches

A Bumpy Pluto Comes into Focus as New Horizons Approaches

NASA released new images taken by the New Horizons spacecraft as it is getting close to its target Pluto....

Jun 12 2015, 4:30am CDT

NASA Excited over New Pluto Photos Made by New Horizons Spacecraft

NASA Excited over New Pluto Photos Made by New Horizons Spacecraft

The New Horizons Spacecraft is getting closer to Jupiter. NASA shared new images from the planet....

May 27 2015, 12:44pm CDT

Pluto's Decision Hardest on Textbook Makers & Discoverer's Widow

Pluto's Decision Hardest on Textbook Makers & Discoverer's Widow

Though it's not going to affect anyone's everyday life (unless maybe you're an astronomer), the decision that just came out of...

Aug 25 2006, 4:00am CDT

Official: Pluto is a Dwarf Planet

As reported 2,500 scientists from around the world are currently in Prague, Czech Republic to discuss and define for all time e...

Aug 24 2006, 12:41pm CDT

Scientists' Proposal Would Modify Pluto's Planet Status, Add 3 New Ones

Scientists' Proposal Would Modify Pluto's Planet Status, Add 3 New Ones

Some 2,500 scientists from around the world are currently in Prague, Czech Republic to discuss and define for all time exactly...

Aug 18 2006, 6:00am CDT