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Encountering Pluto: Project Leader Alan Stern Gives First-Hand Account of New Horizons Mission

Orlando, Florida

Alan Stern, the chief scientific officer of the Florida Space Institute, will present his first-hand experience as the principal investigator for NASA’s historic New Horizons mission to Pluto during a special event Tuesday, June 2 at the Orlando Science Center.

Stern, who is working with the Southwest Research Institute on the New Horizons project, will show images from the spacecraft as it prepares for its closest encounter with the distant planet in mid-July.

Note: This event is not sponsored by The Planetary Society. The Society has no control over, or responsibility for, the content or operation of events sponsored by other organizations.

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Encountering Pluto: Project Leader Alan Stern Gives First-Hand Account of New Horizons Mission
June 2, 2015, 9:30 - 11 a.m. EDT
The Orlando Science Center, Digital Adventure Theater
777 E Princeton St
Orlando, Florida 32803

 

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Alan Stern, the chief scientific officer of the Florida Space Institute, will present his first-hand experience as the principal investigator for NASA’s historic New Horizons mission to Pluto during a special event Tuesday, June 2 at the Orlando Science Center.
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