Learn more about New Horizons journey to Pluto in this article written by Dr. Mike Summers, originally posted at The Conversation, on July 15, 2015 about the behind the scenes journey to Pluto.
Learn more about the New Horizons, the Pluto flyby, and about Dr. Mike Summers Research.
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.
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Alex Panka and Prabal Saxena spend their evenings looking skyward and gathering data on exoplanet transits. [Read more]
Professor Erdal Yiğit will use data gathered by the MAVEN satellite to analyze the effects of atmospheric waves on Mars’s upper atmosphere. [Read more]
George Mason University’s College of Science awarded SPACS Rob Cressman a 2013 College of Science Teaching Award at the 2014 COS Undergraduate Research Colloquium. Congratulations to Dr. Cressman on this distinction.