Super States 1.0 In this software program, the locations of the 48 contiguous states are taught in an interactive fashion. The user drags each state with the mouse to its proper location, using a jigsaw-puzzle metaphor. Identifying the state is also part of the fun.
New Horizons II: Doubling UP in the Outer Solar System Scientists are exploring the idea of a robotic spacecraft that would visit Uranus around 2014 and continue on to the Kuiper Belt . The project would be patterned after NASA's New Horizons spacecraft, which is scheduled to begin a mission to Pluto and
Planet Outside Solar System Is Observed New images taken of an object five times the mass of Jupiter confirm that it is a giant planet closely orbiting a distant star, an international team of astronomers reported. The team of European and American astronomers said this is the first time a plan