Number of Planets Reduced to Eight

Pluto is apparently no longer a planet. Its status has been reduced to "dwarf planet" because its orbit is not round enough and occasionally crosses Neptune's.

What's also interesting is that Pluto is not even the largest dwarf planet -- it's Xena.

I guess we'll have to rewrite a lot of textbooks!

Read more here.

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