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Pluto-Kuiper Belt Mission Receives Funding

Initial funding for a NASA mission to Pluto and the Kuiper Belt of frozen objects at the outskirts of our solar system received formal approval President Bush quietly signed an omnibus bill last week. Pluto is the only planet in our solar system yet to be visited by a spacecraft.

More: Space.com - Pluto Mission a Go! Initial Funding Secured

Link: New Horizons - A Pluto-Kuiper Belt Mission Study