Ultima Thule

Information continues to flood back from New Horizons after its historic flyby of 2014 MU69. Continuing its mission past Pluto, the Dec. 31 flyby marked the first time anyone has come close enough to study a Kuiper Belt object in any detail.

What New Horizons found was fascinating. Here’s a roundup of some of the coverage that’s been published on the findings so far.

In the weeks and months to come, there will be plenty of new discoveries from the continuing mission of New Horizons. It is part of a wide variety of space missions happening right now that make space exploration so alive. We’ll be sure to keep you updated on it all in this space.