Live coverage of Pluto image press conference with NASA New Horizons team


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Mordor. Heh. nerds. :smile:


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Surely that can’t be correct, 100 million years? I am astounded.


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No matter how you look at it, Pluto is not our most distant planet.

See especially Eris, which is both larger and farther away from the sun than Pluto.


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Pluto is our most distant former planet, anyway. Perhaps she meant the most distant planet that most of us grew up knowing.

While Eris is more massive, Pluto is now confirmed to be slightly larger:


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