Pluto May Have Started Hot And Contained An Ocean, According To New DiscoveryResearchers have long thought that Pluto began as an icy sphere when it formed in the Kuiper Belt, a home to cold, dark objects on the edge of our solar system.
Maryland Lab Built, Controlling NASA Spacecraft's Journey Past PlutoBefore the New Horizons spacecraft left Earth in 2006, it was in Maryland.
NASA Spacecraft Hurtles Toward Tiny, Icy World Beyond PlutoA tiny, icy world a billion miles beyond Pluto is getting a New Year's Day visitor.
Pluto Fans: Calling Objects Beyond Pluto 'Planet Nine' Is InsensitivePluto fans — and scientists — are taking umbrage with those who call another possible ‘further’ planet, ‘Planet Nine.’
NASA's New Horizons On New Post-Pluto MissionThe spacecraft that gave us the first close-up views of Pluto now has a much smaller object in its sights.
Johns Hopkins Pluto Spacecraft Is A 'Gift That Keeps On Giving'The Solar System's most distant world is linked to scientists right here in Maryland.
NASA Releases More Images Of Pluto's Icy Plains Mankind's first close-up look at Pluto did not disappoint Wednesday: The pictures showed ice mountains on Pluto about as high as the Rockies and chasms on its big moon Charon that appear six times deeper than the Grand Canyon.
Peaks On Pluto, Canyons On CharonA billion mile mission based right here in Maryland. Late Wednesday, NASA releases more incredible photos of Pluto from the New Horizons probe.
Pluto Close-Up: Spacecraft Makes Flyby Of Icy, Mystery WorldPluto is now in the bag. The New Horizons spacecraft made its closest approach today to the dwarf planet.
Little Pluto Bigger Than Scientists Thought As Flyby LoomsNine and a half years is a long time to travel, but Tuesday morning, the New Horizons spacecraft will reach its destination.
Pluto Just 4 Weeks, 20 Million Miles Away For SpacecraftNASA's New Horizons spacecraft is at Pluto's doorstep, following an incredible journey of nine years and 3 billion miles.
Md.-Controlled Spacecraft Closes In On PlutoSixty million miles and closing in on Pluto.
Spacecraft Built By JHU Getting Closer To PlutoPluto is three billion miles from Maryland, but a spacecraft built by the Hopkins Applied Physics Lab is finally closing in on the dwarf planet.
Spacecraft To Give Earth First Close-Up Look Of PlutoClosing in on the really far out. If everything goes right, a spacecraft built and controlled in Maryland will come out of hibernation Saturday night.
New Horizons Spacecraft Is 1 Year Away From Closing In On PlutoIt's one long road trip, but man's first voyage to Pluto is almost over.