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New Horizons takes a look at the New Horizons spacecraft and its mission to
dwarf planet Pluto and other Kuiper Belt Objects (KBOs). The program reviews the history of planetary discovery from
ancient times and focuses especially on that of Pluto and how it has led to an
amazing mission to explore the Kuiper Belt. This program also shows the importance
of the scientific method and how it applies to our understanding of the Solar
Exploring New Horizons is a production of the Bays Mountain Planetarium.
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