#1 – Our number one Facebook post this year came at the height of the#PlutoFlyby mission by NASA's New Horizons' spaceship. (Johns Hopkins’ Applied Physics Lab led the mission.) The video we created went viral (at least by our standards!)
We look forward to many more future viral space videos in 2016. Happy New Year, everyone!
In less than a week, the historic #PlutoFlyBy will happen, with the New Horizons spacecraft, built and operated by JHU's Applied Physics Laboratory, getting close and snapping the first high-resolution images of this mysterious dwarf planet. Here's how far New Horizons has traveled over space and time: