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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 ...


Pluto was discovered in 1930 by astronomer Clyde Tombaugh from the United States. An astronomer is a person who studies stars and other objects in space.


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 ...


Dec 28, 2016 ... We will always love you, Pluto, even if NASA dumped you. Show some Plutonic love for the little guy with these interesting Pluto facts.


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 ...


Sep 22, 2017 ... Pluto, originally considered the ninth planet, was classified as a dwarf planet. The icy ... Dwarf Planet Pluto: Facts About the Icy Former Planet.


Aug 23, 2011 ... Pluto is so far away from Earth that everything we know about it can be written down on a couple of 3 x 5 inch index cards. But Pluto will come ...


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 ...


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.