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New Horizons at Jupiter

Follow NASA's New Horizons mission as it whisks past Jupiter.
Although exploring Pluto and the Kuiper Belt is the main mission of NASA's New Horizons, this month the spacecraft speeds past a bonus target: Jupiter. Here you'll find the mission's latest Jupiter images, as well as others recounting New Horizons' history and outlining its future. Be sure to check our exclusive New Horizons Updates from the mission's lead researcher, too. As part of the encounter, New Horizons will steal a tiny amount of Jupiter's orbital energy and receive a 9,000 mph (14,4...

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