NASA spacecraft New Horizons is awake after 9 years - Will encounter Pluto in 2015

12/08/2014 - 00:00

  By <a href="">Calla Cofield</a> -<br><br>Pluto, get ready for your close-up: A NASA spacecraft has roused itself from the final slumber of its nine-year trek to the edge of the solar system, setting the stage for the first close encounter with Pluto next year.<br><br><a href="">READ MORE ON SPACE.COM</a>