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The New And Improved Solar System


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#1 no one

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Posted 14 September 2006 - 11:39 PM

Astronomers name 'world of chaos'
Eris gave rise to discord within the astronomical community
The distant world whose discovery prompted leading astronomers to demote Pluto from the rank of "planet" has now been given its own official name.

Having caused so much consternation in the International Astronomical Union (IAU), the object has been called Eris, after the Greek goddess of discord.
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/5344892.stm


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Posted 15 September 2006 - 11:18 AM

More like Pandora and her jar.
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