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Male, 18-29, Eastern US
|Friday, June 01, 2012 7:03:17 PM|
gas gaints? or jovian planets?
Male, 18-29, Australia
|Wednesday, May 30, 2012 2:11:38 AM|
"The debate still rages on..."
I thought this was going to provide some startling new evidence that Pluto actually is a planet. I didn't really think there was much debate anyway, rage filled or not.
Female, 40-49, Asia
|Wednesday, May 30, 2012 1:54:55 AM|
It's an icy body. Not a planet.
Male, 18-29, Europe
|Wednesday, May 30, 2012 1:33:44 AM|
That's... not bad, actually!
Male, 40-49, Eastern US
|Tuesday, May 29, 2012 6:38:25 PM|
To heck with Pluto, Kitteh. I want the story on Uranus!
Thank you, thank you. ~Squrlz bows to a smattering of applause~
Male, 40-49, Asia
|Tuesday, May 29, 2012 6:05:40 PM|
And I thought a brown dwarf was a pornstar.
Male, 40-49, Europe
|Tuesday, May 29, 2012 5:11:59 PM|
The debate rages on? Where?
Male, 18-29, Western US
|Tuesday, May 29, 2012 12:18:50 PM|
It's a planette....
Male, 30-39, Eastern US
|Tuesday, May 29, 2012 12:14:29 PM|
I like this guy's videos
Male, 18-29, S. America
|Tuesday, May 29, 2012 9:33:44 AM|
Thank you Matwix_2004, To make things clearer, lets think in a Dwarf Planet as a step in between a Satelite and a Planet
Male, 18-29, Europe
|Tuesday, May 29, 2012 9:09:01 AM|
Why isn't pluto a planet? For a planet, it must be in orbit around the sun - Pluto does, yes, but so do thousands of asteroids. Have sufficient mass to more or less be spherical - which it is. And lastly, it must have cleared the neighborhood around its orbit - i.e. must be the biggest thing of any real mass in it's own orbit (or gravitationally dominant). Pluto's orbit is shared with many other objects, and it even goes into Neptunes orbit. If a satelite fails on this point alone, it isn't a 'planet' but a dwarf planet.
Female, 70 & Over, Eastern US
|Tuesday, May 29, 2012 8:29:56 AM|
Link: The Story Of Pluto [Rate Link] - Why isn't Pluto a planet? An explanation of the reasons Pluto was demoted. The debate still rages on...