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 Facts. Pluto is the second closest dwarf planet to the Sun and from 1930
when it was discovered up until 2006, it was also considered the ninth planet of ...
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 22, 2015 ... Pluto, originally considered the ninth planet, was classified as a dwarf planet. The
icy body and its five moons orbit the sun far out in the Kuiper ...
Dec 28, 2016 ... 35 Interesting Facts about Pluto. By Karin Lehnardt, Senior ... Because Pluto's
moon Charon is almost the size of the planet itself, astronomers ...
Pluto was first seen by use of a telescope in 1930. Like Uranus and Neptune,
Pluto can not be seen by the naked eye and its existence was not known to the ...
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 ...