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A Model Spacecraft

December 13, 2013

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft is speeding quickly toward the first flyby of Pluto and its moons – nearing the destination on a voyage that has already captured the imaginations of millions and shown what perseverance and creativity can do.

The real spacecraft – developed at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory in Maryland – is about the size and shape of a grand piano. But you might be able to own a smaller version, thanks to an effort to create a Lego model of the spacecraft.

Visit the Lego site for more information

DSN and New Horizons

Concept for a New Horizons Lego model. Lego will consider producing set concepts that reach 10,000 supporters.


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