Latest Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory Stories

2005-06-13 15:10:00

APL-Built Pluto Mission Spacecraft Shipped to NASA Goddard for Pre-launch Tests.

2005-05-31 15:05:31

NASA's Mercury-bound MESSENGER spacecraft -- less than three months from an Earth flyby that will slingshot it toward the inner solar system -- successfully tested its main camera by snapping distant approach shots of Earth and the Moon.

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