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, previously designated and, and nicknamed Ultima Thule by the New Horizons team, is a trans-Neptunian object from the Kuiper belt located in the outermost regions of the Solar System. [1]

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Application of silicon-germanium thermoelectrics in space exploration

Silicon-germanium (SiGe) thermoelectrics have been used for converting heat into power in spacecraft designed for deep-space NASA missions since 1976.

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Kuiper belt

The Kuiper belt, occasionally called the Edgeworth–Kuiper belt, is a circumstellar disc in the outer Solar System, extending from the orbit of Neptune (at 30 AU) to approximately 50 AU from the Sun.

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List of artificial objects leaving the Solar System

Below is a list of artificial objects leaving the Solar System.

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List of minor planets: 486001–487000

No description.

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List of Solar System objects by size

This is a partial list of Solar System objects by size, arranged in descending order of mean volumetric radius, and subdivided into several size classes.

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List of Solar System probes

This is a list of space probes that have left Earth orbit (or were launched with that intention but failed), organized by their planned destination.

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New Horizons

New Horizons is an interplanetary space probe that was launched as a part of NASA's New Frontiers program.

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Occultation

An occultation is an event that occurs when one object is hidden by another object that passes between it and the observer.

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Planetary Missions Program Office

The Planetary Missions Program Office is a division of NASA headquartered at the Marshall Space Flight Center, formed by the agency's Science Mission Directorate (SMD).

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PT1

PT1 may refer to.

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Thule

Thule (Θούλη, Thoúlē; Thule, Tile) was the place located furthest north, which was mentioned in ancient Greek and Roman literature and cartography.

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Ultima Thule (disambiguation)

Ultima Thule refers to any distant place beyond the known world.

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Unmanned NASA missions

Following is a sampling of some of NASA's past and present programs excluding manned spacecraft.

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2015 in science

A number of significant scientific events occurred in 2015.

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2016 in science

A number of significant scientific events occurred in 2016.

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2019

2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.

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2019 in science

A number of significant scientific events are scheduled to occur in 2019.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/(486958)_2014_MU69

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