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Populist science: Pluto is a planet

WASHINGTON, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- When the International Astronomical Union got together in 2006 and updated the criteria for classification as a planet, thereby downgrading Pluto from "planet" to the informal title of "not a planet," many inside and ... UPI, 1 week ago
Pluto's demotion debated Harvard University Gazette, 1 week ago

10 images for international astronomical union

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Universe Today, 2 months ago
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Lecture on cosmic history and mysteries by Thanu Padmanabhan

PUNE: The Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA) has organised a public lecture on Thursday, August 21 on cosmic history and mysteries by Thanu Padmanabhan at 6.30pm. The lecture has been organised at the IUCAA's ...
 Times of India1 month ago A new director for the all-sky astronomers  Noodls2 weeks ago Govender's Homily On the Higher Rewards of Astronomy [interview]  Individual.com1 month ago Nigeria: Govender's Homily On the Higher Rewards of Astronomy  AllAfrica.com1 month ago
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Delhi school children discover 2 unknown asteroids, discoveries to be placed in International Astronomical Union

Delhi school children discover 2 unknown asteroids, discoveries to be placed in International Astronomical Union Friday, 15 August 2014 - 11:05pm IST | Place: New Delhi | Agency: DNA Amrita Madhukalya Two teams of school children from Delhi have successfully ...
 DNA1 month ago NameExoWorlds: A contest to name exoplanets and their host stars  Science Daily2 months ago

Two Delhi school students discover Near-Earth Objects

Findings will be included in world's official minor body catalogue maintained by International Astronomical Union in Paris, after the asteroids are re-confirmed. NEW DELHI Two new asteroids have been discovered by a team of students from two ...
 Pune Mirror1 month ago How students from Delhi school discovered 2 asteroids  DNA1 month ago Little stargazers discover two new asteroids  New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago City students discover 2 new asteroids  Asian Age1 month ago
Science Daily

Asteroid Named For University Of Utah Makes Public Debut

Image Caption: At the request of longtime Utah astronomy educator Patrick Wiggins, shown here, the International Astronomical Union this month named an asteroid that Wiggins discovered in 2008 as 'Univofutah' to honor the University of Utah. Credit: ...
 Red Orbit6 days ago Asteroid Hunter Searches Depths of Space for Earth-Threatening Objects  International Business Times UK1 week ago Meet Univofutah, the Asteroid Named After the US' University of Utah  Softpedia1 week ago 'Univofutah': Asteroid named for University of Utah  Science Daily6 days ago

Omar Khayyam statue to be set up in New York

A statue of the internationally celebrated Persian poet, astronomer and mathematician, Omar Khayyam Neishaburi will be set up in Manhattan, New York City. Officials of Manhattan Municipality decided to install the statue of the classic Iranian ...
 Iran Daily3 weeks ago

Is Pluto a planet again?

Pluto can thank its lucky stars it's got a strong fan base on Earth. Reduced to the rank of "dwarf planet" by the International Astronomical Union in 2006, it's been waiting in the wings 7.5 billion kilometres away from Earth, bursting for its ...
 WA Today8 minutes ago Back by popular demand: public backs Pluto for planethood  WA Today22 minutes ago
Ghanaian Chronicle

GUTA Punches More Holes In GSA New Baby

By Masahudu Ankiilu Kunateh Email: [emailprotected] Members of Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) have urged the Mahama-led government, as a matter of urgency, to indefinitely suspend the implementation of the Ghana Conformity Assessment ...
 Ghanaian Chronicle11 hours ago

Astronomers debating Pluto's status once again

By Beatriz Pascual. Pluto in 2006 was demoted to the "dwarf planet" category after a worldwide debate among the scientific community and eight years later the issue has once again arisen at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics with a ...
 Fox News Latino3 days ago Is Pluto A Planet After All? Bill Nye Weighs In On The Debate  Huffington Post1 week ago NASA flight gives Pluto its close-up  Arizona Daily Star3 days ago Revisiting The Pluto Debate: Should It Be Considered A Planet?  Red Orbit6 days ago
DNA India

Pluto declared a planet again by popular vote

The Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics published the results of the most recent debate about Pluto being a planet or not being a planet at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics website on Sept. 22, 2014. Experts argued both sides ...
 Examiner.com1 week ago Is Pluto a planet? Kinda, sorta, well yes, maybe  NetworkWorld1 week ago Is Pluto a Planet? Definition Takes Center Stage in Webcast Tonight  Space.com1 week ago Pluto, Planet or Not?  National Geographic5 days ago
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