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New Laurel's Pluto Blog · 2M ago

Vote Yes for Pluto! Should Pluto be restored as a planet? - Nasa Tech Briefs :: NASA Tech Briefs

Should Pluto be restored as a planet? - Nasa Tech Briefs :: NASA Tech BriefsPlease vote in the poll at the bottom of the article.
New Laurel's Pluto Blog · 2M ago

The IAU--and Brown--Get It Wrong, Again

The Pluto/planet definition debate just took a turn toward the tenor of the 2016 US presid...
New Laurel's Pluto Blog · 2M ago

Planet Again? Pluto, Most Moons Count Under Proposed Definition

Planet Again? Pluto, Most Moons Count Under Proposed DefinitionPlease vote in the poll about Pluto's status that is embedded in this article!
New Laurel's Pluto Blog · 2M ago

Pluto: Science has not spoken, and no one has to move on

The case for Pluto’s planethood is not at all grim--in spite of statements to that effect in articles published this month in the Australian-based publication Science Alert and in Forbes.com...
New Laurel's Pluto Blog · 2M ago

Hope for Pluto—Should We Re-Redefine Planets?

Hope for Pluto—Should We Re-Redefine Planets?: Planetary geologist Kirby Runyon is lead author of an abstract that proposes a new, geophysical definition of what a planet is.
New Laurel's Pluto Blog · 2M ago

Another Voice for Pluto and the Geophysical Planet Definition: J. Richard Jacobs

Read J. Richard Jacobs' answer to If Pluto is not a planet, what is it? on Quora">
New Laurel's Pluto Blog · 2M ago

Today: Dr. Alan Stern on Weekly Space Hangout

http://www.universetoday.com/134073/weekly-space-hangout-march-3-2017-dr-alan-stern-new-horizons/3 PM EST, 12 PM PST
New Laurel's Pluto Blog · 2M ago

Pluto and its moons: Findings from the New Horizons mission

New Laurel's Pluto Blog · 3M ago

Pluto is still a planet, and geophysical planet definition proposal is not a "non-starter"

In his Feb. 22 New Scientist comment, "Pluto is Still an Ex-Planet," Mike Brown attempts to impose one view in an ongoing debate as fact.The community of planetary scientists who support Plu...
New Laurel's Pluto Blog · 3M ago

87 Years of Pluto: Complete List of Signatories Who Signed 2006 Petition Rejecting IAU Definition

February 18, 1930, is a tribute to underdogs. On this day, 87 years ago, 24-year-old Clyde Tombaugh, working at the Lowell Observatory with just a high school diploma, discovered planet Plut...