Pluto Discovery Telescope, Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ

Pluto Discovery Telescope, Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ

Pluto Discovery Telescope, Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ

Pluto Discovery Telescope, Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ

Pluto Discovery Telescope, Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ

Pluto Discovery Telescope, Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ

Pluto Discovery Telescope, Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ

Pluto Discovery Telescope, Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ

Pluto Discovery Telescope, Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ

Pluto Discovery Telescope, Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ

Ever since the discovery of Pluto in 1930, kids grew up learning about the nine planets of our solar system.

Ever since the discovery of Pluto in kids grew up learning about the nine planets of our solar system.

Mysterious mountain revealed in first close-up of Pluto’s moon Charon

Taken at approximately am EDT, July by NASA's New Horizon spacecraft, this image shows a captivating feature on Pluto's moon Charon. At upper left in the inset, there is a depression with a peak in its center

It's been an exciting week of Pluto discovery for the world and for one group of children in particular

For one Pluto Pal, a big week of discovery

It's been an exciting week of Pluto discovery for the world and for one group of children in particular

Pluto, formal designation 134340 Pluto, is the second-most-massive known dwarf planet in the Solar System (after Eris) and the tenth-most-massive body observed directly orbiting the Sun. Originally classified as the ninth planet from the Sun, Pluto was recategorized as a dwarf planet and plutoid due to the discovery that it is one of several large bodies within the newly charted Kuiper belt.

Pluto, ancient god of the nether world and of the dead. In astrology, Pluto rules regenerative forces, and beginings and ends of phases in life. (Previously I would have pinned this to Planets!

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