NASA's New Horizons – Into the Unknown; Will Hughes
July 13, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm EDT
This talk by MKAS member Will Hughes, will focus on the recent findings of NASA's pioneering mission to explore the Kuiper Belt: New Horizons. What was the motivation for this mission? How do you design a spacecraft to travel billions of kilometres from the sun with the capabilities to undertake cutting edge science? What have we learnt about the Pluto system and what might be discovered in the near future? Come along and find out!