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Ultima Thule Comes Into Focus as New Images Reveal Secrets

Clip: Season 46 Episode 1 | 1m 13s | Video has closed captioning.

After years of anticipation, NASA scientists received the most detailed images from its spacecraft, New Horizons.

Aired: 01/02/19

Rating: NR

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