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This is a blog advocating the overturning and/or ignoring of the controversial IAU planet definition that demoted Pluto, the adoption of a broader planet definition that includes all dwarf planets, and the chronicling of worldwide efforts toward these goals.

  • By Laurel Kornfeld
  • Based in United States of America
  • Roughly 13 posts per year
  • First post on

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Month starting Posts
Jan 2022 1
Feb 2022 13
Mar 2022 0
Apr 2022 2
May 2022 3
Jun 2022 2
Jul 2022 1
Aug 2022 2
Sep 2022 0
Oct 2022 1
Nov 2022 0
Dec 2022 1
Jan 2023 0
Feb 2023 4
Mar 2023 1
Apr 2023 1
May 2023 0
Jun 2023 0
Jul 2023 1
Aug 2023 4
Sep 2023 1
Oct 2023 0
Nov 2023 0
Dec 2023 0

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Most recent posts

End of the Chase for New Horizons?
End of the Chase for New Horizons?: How the journey taken from start to implementation of the incredible New Horizons mission is facing derailment, somethig that has echoes from the past.
On , by Laurel Kornfeld, 38 words
The Pluto Resistance Continues
Here we are. It’s that day again—the day that will live in infamy, when 424 IAU members engaged in a throwback to the 16th century and attempted to impose a very flawed planet definition on …
On , by Laurel Kornfeld, 560 words
Please sign this petition to save New Horizons as a planetary/Kuiper Belt mission
On April 12 of this year, I wrote about a NASA proposal to prematurely defund New Horizons as a planetary mission and to transfer control of the spacecraft to the agency’s heliophysics division, a move …
On , by Laurel Kornfeld, 377 words