Pluto May Not Be A Planet After All

The Day We Lost Pluto, Sky & Telescope

"It's beginning to look as if astronomers will arrive at one of two possible outcomes this week in their much-publicized attempt to agree on a formal definition of the word "planet." Either they will fail to reach a consensus, or they will adopt a definition that is rather different from the one proposed last week and that kicks Pluto out of the planet club."

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