After almost a decade of travel, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft is in “perfect health” for its July 14 flyby of Pluto and its five moons. The spacecraft has returned its first color images of Pluto and Charon, the Texas-sized moon scientists believe may have formed from the same sort of impact that created Earth’s Moon. As it uses an onboard telescope to navigate to a target box in space 3 billion mi. from Earth that measures only 60-by-90 mi., it will soon begin ...

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