Pluto (minor-planet designation: 134340 Pluto) is a dwarf planet in the Kuiper
belt, a ring of .... The final choice of name was helped in part by the fact that the
first two letters of Pluto are th...
Discovered in 1930, Pluto is the second closest dwarf planet to the Sun and was
at one point classified as the ninth planet. Pluto is the largest dwarf planet but ...
Pluto was known as the smallest planet in the solar system and the ninth planet
from the sun until it was reclassified by the International Astronomical Union in ...
Jul 24, 2015 ... Pluto may be small, but the love people have shown for the former ninth planet is
anything but. NASA's New Horizons probe recently visited ...
Jul 14, 2015 ... With discoveries about Pluto from NASA's New Horizons mission rolling in, here
are nine of the most interesting facts about the former planet. 1.
Pluto orbits beyond the orbit of Neptune (usually). It is much smaller than any of
the official planets and now classified as a "dwarf planet". Pluto is smaller than ...
Jul 14, 2015 ... 1. When Pluto was discovered in 1930, a competition was held to find a name for
the new planet. Eleven-year-old Venetia Burney from Oxford ...
Mar 13, 2012 ... The dwarf planet Pluto is named for the ancient Roman god of the underworld. In
Roman mythology, Pluto was the son of Saturn who, with his ...
As a result, we learning more about the dwarf planet on an almost regular basis.
Pluto is now becoming more to the public than just the planet that no longer was
Sure it may not be officially recognized as a planet anymore but it's still there and
offers a lot of interesting facts and cool information. Check out these fun Pluto ...