Tag: new-horizons

59 When will New Horizons overtake Voyager 1 in distance from the Sun? 2014-01-28T11:18:00.123

33 Why is it hard to take a high quality image of far away objects (like Pluto) using a high-tech space telescope? 2015-07-16T12:45:47.707

27 Requirements to orbit Pluto 2015-07-11T01:06:09.130

23 Why does data transfer rate decrease with distance 2015-01-12T01:46:03.087

21 What's after Pluto for New Horizons? 2014-05-22T03:33:49.917

21 Why doesn't the New Horizons probe fly any nearer than 10,000 km from Pluto? 2015-05-05T23:18:32.587

20 Why have there been no new New Horizons images in the last few weeks? 2015-08-15T01:32:17.110

19 At what approximate distance will the New Horizons spacecraft resolve Pluto better than the Hubble Space Telescope? 2013-07-17T03:07:45.580

16 Operating system of New Horizons spacecraft 2015-07-09T08:30:19.153

16 What powers New Horizons? 2015-07-14T07:00:49.717

15 New Horizons - How much time will we get to image the Pluto system? 2014-06-29T11:16:17.690

15 Did the Pluto flyby give New Horizons any significant gravitational boost? 2015-07-20T22:44:13.313

14 How much longer would New Horizons take to reach Pluto without the Jupiter slingshot? 2017-10-12T21:01:14.993

13 What is a "Sailboat Island of Stability"? 2015-06-03T01:19:29.433

13 Why will there not be any images returned after July 20th until September? 2015-07-13T13:51:10.163

12 Will the Pluto flyby by New Horizons be broadcast online? 2015-05-31T13:55:33.100

12 How long have we known Pluto is red? 2015-07-05T23:26:27.177

11 How much faster (or slower) would it be for a new probe to reach Pluto? 2015-07-15T16:54:16.327

11 Why do the pictures returned from the New Horizons flyby of Pluto lack motion blur? 2015-07-17T14:48:35.393

10 Will Pluto's atmosphere collapse prior to New Horizon's visiting it? 2013-09-12T23:03:48.457

10 Why isn't Pluto a circle on LORRI images? 2015-02-05T19:45:52.037

10 What causes Pluto's atmosphere to recede/collapse? 2015-07-10T13:52:25.077

10 Did New Horizons capture enough of Pluto's surface to create its global map? 2015-07-27T21:47:25.270

10 What's after the Kuiper Belt for New Horizons? 2017-09-04T20:14:16.080

9 What is the relationship between New Horizons launch and Pluto's loss of Planet status? 2015-06-24T11:03:39.407

9 How are New Horizons images sent back to Earth? 2015-07-14T21:01:46.300

9 How long did New Horizons take to upload all of it's data from the Jupiter encounter? 2015-07-16T22:40:29.703

9 How close to 2014 MU₆₉ can New Horizons get? 2015-10-23T13:13:56.047

9 Did New Horizons also demonstrate the "Pioneer Anomaly"? 2016-04-30T12:46:53.333

8 Can New Horizons be turned into an orbiter for the Pluto system? 2014-05-29T03:40:59.190

8 Why does Pluto change color? 2015-07-10T13:05:35.443

8 Why does New Horizons point at Earth during its flyby 2015-07-14T10:29:02.560

8 Why can't New Horizons send data and do observations at the same time? 2015-07-15T10:29:22.643

8 Will New Horizons seek a third target? 2015-08-29T08:07:12.667

7 Use Pluto's gravitation to reach the next dwarf planet 2015-05-05T15:30:14.437

7 New Horizons - Orientation in space 2015-07-15T21:24:10.200

6 When could we see Pluto's Southern hemisphere? 2015-07-15T12:44:38.743

6 Ice Mountains on Pluto 2015-08-03T04:51:09.213

6 Why do New Horizons and Dawn have such different imagers/cameras aboard? 2015-12-08T13:14:14.780

5 Will New Horizons be able to tell if Pluto is from outside the Solar System? 2015-01-10T00:59:54.937

5 How does New Horizons control its attitude? 2015-06-17T18:23:05.573

5 New Horizon's disabling safe mode near flyby (in 2007) 2015-07-06T12:14:56.747

5 What type of data did New Horizons send to Earth in order to diagnose the switch to Safe Mode issue? 2015-07-06T19:45:25.797

5 Why didn't New Horizon use Mars as a gravity assist like it did Jupiter? 2015-07-15T17:28:51.777

5 Why didn't New Horizons stay in Pluto's orbit? 2015-07-19T04:43:56.620

5 How are precision trajectory measurements made of trans-Neptunian spacecraft? 2016-04-07T02:17:39.270

5 How (the heck) can 2014 MU69's orbit be know well enough for a close flyby by New Horizons? 2017-05-09T11:36:17.787

5 Timing shadows from the Kuiper belt! Any news? Did it work? 2017-06-03T11:05:35.240

4 When New Horizons is closest to Pluto, how fast will it be going (km/s)? 2015-06-27T13:25:30.063

4 Is New Horizons capable of making natural color photos? 2015-07-16T11:09:59.093

4 Why is part of this New Horizon's Charon high resolution image missing? 2015-07-17T02:09:39.150

4 Error detection and correction techniques on New Horizons data 2015-07-17T18:51:55.780

4 What drives the choice of onboard memory size for the New Horizons probe? 2015-07-19T00:03:54.053

4 Is Hydra of Pluto cut unusually, or just darkened on its surface? 2015-11-02T14:33:39.847

4 What is the meaning of: New Horizons' communication rate at 1kbit/s between the probe and Earth? 2016-02-26T15:34:49.033

4 Why did New Horizons have to be spin-balanced to grams-level precision? (With quarters!) 2017-04-15T13:18:52.260

3 What caused New Horizon's so-called "40-year glitch"? 2016-11-17T02:29:04.810

2 Why are space probes / satellites data rates so low? 2015-07-15T03:15:02.107

1 Refurbish NewHorizonsBots images 2015-05-19T00:01:32.113

1 How is New Horizons powered? 2015-07-14T10:25:32.283

1 Would it have been possible to instead keep New Horizons with Pluto? 2015-07-15T08:17:07.847

1 Why is the file transfer speed of New Horizon so slow? 2015-07-20T04:21:57.267

1 How powerful a telescope would be needed to equal New Horizons'? 2016-02-08T04:13:11.757

0 What is the modulation technique and what is the coding technique used to send information from the New Horizons spacecraft? 2015-07-15T12:19:25.863

0 Will New Horizons, Voyager or any other space craft survive the death of the sun? 2015-07-16T11:52:13.370

0 Pioneer spacecraft anomaly 2016-11-05T04:19:10.700

0 What "high-tech fission-powered mission" almost "killed" New Horizons? 2016-11-17T02:44:45.103

0 Can New Horizons probe turn back and start orbiting Pluto 2017-09-02T04:25:01.903

0 Have deep-space spacecraft always used some form of spread-spectrum for data downlink? 2018-03-02T04:01:33.363

-2 About Mars One's journey to Mars 2015-07-04T17:18:53.827