Spotlight Science News, 29 Dec 2018

Welcome to the Saturday, 29 December 2018, edition of “Hawaii Science Digest”–a Hawaii-based blog exploring science, technology, medicine, health, the environment, cyber security, and artificial intelligence (AI).  Today’s articles come from “Spotlight Science News”, published by https://phys.org (The Science X Network).  Views expressed in this science news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.  Here are the details:

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Spotlight Science News

NASA spaceship closes in on distant world

NASA’s unmanned New Horizons spacecraft is closing in on its historic New Year’s flyby target, the most distant world ever studied, a frozen relic of the solar system some four billion miles (6.4 billion kilometers) away.

date21 hours ago in Space Exploration

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