Pluto

Is Pluto a Planet? Nasa Administrator and Brian May Reignite the Debate

A high-resolution image of Pluto taken by New Horizons on July 14, 2015. The image has been color-enhanced to show the different geological features of the surface. NASA / Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory / Southwest Research Institute. In 2006 the International Astronomical Union (IAU) caused consternation when it declared that Pluto was no …

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Nasa boss: Pluto is a planet so we need to stop calling it a dwarf

Pluto is a brave little planet on the outskirts of our solar system (Image: Nasa) It’s the most size-shamed world in the entire universe, but is it time we stopped being so mean about Pluto? A top Nasa boss has said that Pluto should no longer be regarded as a ‘dwarf planet’. In 2006, the …

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Pluto Officially Reclassified As A Planet By International Astronomical Union Is A Prank

skeeze / Pixabay Pluto being officially reclassified as a planet is a viral prank. There is no truth that the International Astronomical Union (IAU) issued a press release stating that Pluto was once again being considered a planet rather than its controversial previous downgrade to a dwarf planet. Nonetheless, the viral prank fooled many on …

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