Web Search Results for "Pluto planet"

Pluto - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pluto (minor-planet designation: 134340 Pluto) is a dwarf planet in the Kuiper belt , a ring of bodies beyond Neptune . It was the first Kuiper belt object to be ...

Pluto Not a Planet, Astronomers Rule
Pluto has been voted off the island. The distant, ice-covered world is no longer a true planet, according to a new definition of the term voted on by scientists today.

Pluto - Educational facts and the history of Pluto.
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 ...

Pluto: Facts & Information About the Dwarf Planet Pluto
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 Belt.

Dwarf Planet Pluto - Solar System
Although Pluto was discovered in 1930, limited information on the distant planet delayed a realistic understanding of its characteristics. Today Pluto remains the ...

Pluto - Dwarf Planet - Science - The New York Times
Find articles and multimedia about Pluto from the New York Times. Discovered in 1930 by astronomer Clyde Tombaugh Pluto is the outermost planet in the solar system ...

HowStuffWorks "Why is Pluto no longer considered a planet?"
Pluto, shown as the outermost ring in both illustrations, has the most irregular orbit of all of the objects previously considered planets. Image courtesy NASA

Why Pluto is No Longer a Planet - Universe Today
This article was originally written in 2008, but we created a cool video to go along with it yesterday. Let?s find out why Pluto is no longer considered a planet.

The Dwarf Planet (and Plutoid) Pluto - Pluto - Universe Today
Pluto, long considered to be the ninth planet of our Solar System, has since been relegated to the status of dwarf planet. However, that does not change it

Is Pluto No Longer a Planet? -- National Geographic Kids
In the game Pluto's Secret, Nat tells his friend Geo that he heard that Pluto is no longer a planet. Is Nat right? Is Pluto no longer a planet?

WHAT IS THIS? This is an unscreened compilation of results from several search engines. The sites listed are not necessarily recommended by Surfnetkids.com.