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Naming Pluto’s Moons: Will it Come Down to Trekkies Versus the IAU?

by David Dickinson February 18, 2013

As reported here on Universe Today last week, the SETI Institute has invited the public to vote on the names of Pluto‚Äôs 4th and 5th moons. Discovered in 2011 and 2012 respectively, researcher and co-discoverer Mark Showalter will take these names before the International Astronomical Union (IAU) after voting closes on February 25th, 2013. But […]

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