new horizons

"Animal Crossing: New Horizons" became a form of virtual escape for me and many others amid the chaos of the coronavirus pandemic. Here's why.
The distant space object is named after an ancient term — that was later co-opted by the Nazis.
Mysterious out-of-this world Ultima Thule is a billion miles beyond Pluto, 4 billion miles from Earth.
The New Horizons probe is hurtling toward an object nicknamed Ultima Thule in the mostly unexplored Kuiper Belt.
Over time, the heart might actually have a "beat."
The hills of ice appear to be drifting in a sea of frozen nitrogen.