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Jim Barry
Drawing, Painting, Silkscreen Art Director

Depicting the fastest spacecraft ever launched, leaving Earth at approximately 36,000 miles per hour, 2006. Headed first past the asteroid132524 APL, later to a gravity assist by Jupiter and on to study Pluto. Confirmed the existence of a "hydrogen wall" at the outer edges of the Solar System in August 2018. Recently posting a flyby of "Ultima Thuleā€¯, a Kuiper belt object in the general direction of the constellation Sagittarius also depicted.


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