And then there were 8

Well the votes are in and Pluto is out. At a recent meeting of the International Astronomical Union in Prague, skywatchers debated and voted on a new definition of the term “planet” and Pluto lost. As of Aug. 24th, 2006, Pluto is now defined as a “dwarf planet”, joining ranks with more than 40 other “dwarfs”. Check this and other links for more details.

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1 Response to And then there were 8

  1. sammy says:

    I never liked Pluto. Always so distant, cold, and staring at you like that…

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