“At The Edge of the Known World” –Ancient Kuiper-Belt Object Hints At Our Origins

Ultima Thule

 

“We’re looking into the well-preserved remnants of the ancient past,” said New Horizons Principal Investigator Alan Stern, of the Southwest Research Institute, Boulder, Colorado about Ultima Thule. “There is no doubt that the discoveries made about Ultima Thule are going to advance theories of solar system formation.

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