New Horizons Will Fly Past the Most Distant Object We’ve Ever Visited

Shortly after Midnight on New Year’s Eve, New Horizons will have its closest encounter with Ultima Thule

After whizzing past Pluto in July 2015, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft is fast approaching Ultima Thule — an odd space rock 6.6 billion kilometers away.

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