Mission to Pluto--The First Visit to the Ice Dwarf and the Kuiper Belt

Mission to Pluto--The first Visit to the Ice Dwarf and the Kuiper Belt by Mary Carson and photographed by Tom Uhlman is terrific. Imagine traveling 3 billion miles over a nine-year period to reach your destination. That is exactly what the New Horizons spacecraft had accomplished when it flew by Pluto. It is continuing on to the Kuiper Belt where it is expected to arrive in 2019. The history of the mission and the people who made it happen comes alive in this exciting tale--find out lots of fun facts about things like ice volcanoes and Pluto’s mini moons. (Non-Fiction)