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    Default a ninth planet beyond Pluto?



    Kuiper belt objects have wonky orbits, thus

    A Ninth Planet in Our Solar System?

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    Default Re: a ninth planet beyond Pluto?

    Kuiper belt is an interesting area, Thanks
    Hail Pluto!
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    Default Re: a ninth planet beyond Pluto?

    Quote Originally Posted by Dragonsfire View Post
    Kuiper belt is an interesting area, Thanks
    Hail Pluto!
    Hail Pluto indeed. The way I count planets this would be #10 not 9.

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    Default Re: a ninth planet beyond Pluto?

    I think Mr Brown was getting so much hate mail about Pluto that he is now desperate to find a "ninth" planet to make up for it.
    He himself admits there is much data and study needed to verify anything and tell astronomers where to point their scopes.
    We shall wait and see.


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    Default Re: a ninth planet beyond Pluto?

    I get the feeling after reading Mike's book that he sleeps ok at night.

    Interesting orbital data analysis though. Wait and see indeed.
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    Default Re: a ninth planet beyond Pluto?

    Quote Originally Posted by bladekeeper View Post
    I get the feeling after reading Mike's book that he sleeps ok at night.
    I hope you got that book free or as a gift and did not actually pay for it!
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    Default Re: a ninth planet beyond Pluto?

    The solar system in my head still includes Pluto, bring on planet X! We know so little about what is happening outside our atmosphere. Everyday it seems something new is discovered.
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    Default Re: a ninth planet beyond Pluto?

    Well X is supposed to be around Next year so we will see if its fact/fiction.
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