New Horizons Looks Over Its Shoulder at Pluto

I’ve been expecting — and seeing — amazing images of Pluto from the close approach flyby of the New Horizons probe from mid-July. And even though I knew the images taken once the spacecraft was past Pluto would be lovely, I still wasn’t quite prepared for just how awe-inspiring it would be.

Behold:

Oh, WOW.

That was taken when New Horizons was about two million kilometers (1.2 million miles) past Pluto, when the tiny rock and ice world passed between the spacecraft and the Sun....

What feeling does this article give you?
Joy
Disgust
Fear
Anger
Sadness

#hashtags to follow:

Pluto [+]    New Horizons [+]    Behold [+]   

More #news: