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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...

Pluto Facts - Interesting Facts about Dwarf Planet Pluto - Space Facts

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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 ...

11 awesome facts about Pluto that you probably don't know ...

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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 ...

9 Facts About Pluto You Need to Know | TIME

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Jul 14, 2015 ... New Horizons is the first NASA mission devoted to studying the former planet.

35 Interesting Facts about Pluto - Random Facts - Random History

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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 ...

Pluto - Educational facts and the history of Pluto. - The Nine Planets

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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 ...

Interesting Facts About Pluto - Universe Today

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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  ...

12 facts about Pluto everyone should know - The Telegraph

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Mar 15, 2016 ... 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 ...

What Is Pluto? | NASA

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Pluto is a dwarf planet in our solar system. ... In fact, Jupiter would have become a star if it were about 80 times bigger. What Is Jupiter Like? The planet is a giant ...

Facts About the Planet Pluto – Fun & Interesting Information on Pluto ...

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1. As of 2006, Pluto is not longer considered a planet, but rather designated as a “dwarf planet,” meaning that it is a planetary-mass ob.

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Pluto Facts: Interesting Facts about the Dwarf Planet Pluto

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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: Facts & Information About the Dwarf Planet Pluto - Space.com

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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 ...

Pluto Facts - The Planet Pluto - Pluto For Kids - Planets For Kids

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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 ...