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Pluto as seen from the New Horizons spacecraft in 2015 at a distance of 476,000 miles

Why Was Pluto Not A Planet?

For many years, Pluto was considered the ninth planet in our solar system. However, in 2006, the International Astronomical Union (IAU) reclassified Pluto as a “dwarf planet,” sparking controversy and debate among scientists and the general public alike. But why was Pluto not a planet? In this article, we will explore the reasons behind this […]

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