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40th Anniversary of Charon's Discovery

40th Anniversary of Charon’s Discovery

Earlier this summer marked the 40th Anniversary of Charon’s discovery. Pluto’s binary companion Charon was discovered in 1978 by Randy Monroe’s stepfather Jim Christy; while working for the US Naval Observatory. He named the moon or actually planet, due to fact that the barycenter or axis of rotation falls outside of Pluto after his wife,...

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Rockin’ Randy Monroe in tune with The Universe’s Greatest Hits

Our own Randy Monroe was recently shown celebrating the success of the New Horizons: Mission to Pluto! The Science Channel’s newest series “Space’s Deepest Secrets” begins with episode 1, “The Universe’s Greatest Hits” which features some of the incredible mission and success of the New Horizons’ encounter with the Pluto system. Randy – manager and...

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