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‎‘Chasing New Horizons’ provides amazing facts about icy dwarf planet ‎

‎‘Chasing New Horizons’ provides amazing facts about icy dwarf planet ‎

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Dubbed “spellbinding” (Scientific American) and “thrilling…a future classic of popular science” (PW), the book has been translated into Persian by Fatemeh Hematian and released by Sabzan Publishing in 367 pages and 400 copies.  

 

On July 14, 2015, something amazing happened. More than 3 billion miles from Earth, a small NASA spacecraft called New Horizons screamed past Pluto at more than 32,000 miles per hour, focusing its instruments on the long mysterious icy worlds of the Pluto system, and then, just as quickly, continued on its journey out into the beyond.

 

Nothing like this has occurred in a generation―a raw exploration of new worlds unparalleled since NASA’s Voyager missions to Uranus and Neptune―and nothing quite like it is planned to happen ever again...
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