Professor’s Journey to Pluto

Learn more about the New Horizons, the Pluto flyby, and about Dr. Mike Summers Research.

Guinea Pigs, Pluto, and New Horizons

Professor Harold Geller, in collaboration with Professor Mike Summers, recently wrote a children’s book, A Pluto Story, about the New Horizons spacecraft to Pluto, using pet guinea pig Pluto.

Keep Watch: Professor’s mission to Pluto

Dr. Mike Summers, a co-investigator on the New Horizons mission to Pluto, will finally have an up close look at the dwarf planet. On Tuesday, July 14, 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft will finally fly by Pluto, in a trip that has taken nearly a decade.

Read more here from Mason News.

Follow tweets of NASA’s New Horizons mission here.

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  • About New Horizons

    New Horizons: First Mission to the Pluto System and the Kuiper Belt

    Reference to the New Horizons Mission

    New Horizons Fact Sheet

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  • Pluto Accolades

    Awards received and recognition of New Horizons:

    New Horizons was chosen by Science News as Science Story of the Year

    Time magazine …