Preface: Inside the Farthest Exploration in Historyp. xi
Introduction: Out of Lockp. 1
1Dreams of a Grand Tourp. 7
2The Pluto Undergroundp. 25
3Ten Years in the Wildernessp. 43
4The Undeadp. 69
5New Horizons at Last?p. 99
6Building the Birdp. 109
7Bringing It All Togetherp. 129
8A Prayer Before You Gop. 139
9Going Supersonicp. 149
10To Jupiter and the Ocean of Space Beyondp. 165
11Battle Plan Plutop. 183
12Into Unknown Dangerp. 199
13On Approachp. 209
14July 4th Fireworksp. 227
15Showtimep. 241
16Everestp. 249
17Onward New Horizonsp. 265
Coda: A Final Discoveryp. 271
Appendix: The Top Ten Science Discoveries from the New Horizons Exploration of the Pluto Systemp. 275
Acknowledgmentsp. 283
Indexp. 285