Today (07/20/07) is, of course, the 38th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.

And yesterday was the 18 month anniversary of the launch of New Horizons. It has only 2,915 days left before closest approach to that icy world (notice how I cleverly avoided the “Is Pluto a Planet?” question? Smart – ed).

Lastly, N.H. is scheduled to be at closest approach late on 7/12/15, making it just one week less than 8 years to zero hour…

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