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Proof of 'Planet Nine' May Be Sewn into Medieval Tapestries Options
Daemon
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Proof of 'Planet Nine' May Be Sewn into Medieval Tapestries

The far reaches of the outer solar system may be home to an icy giant — a hypothetical planet scientists have dubbed "Planet Nine." Meanwhile, archives back on Earth are home to dozens of medieval records documenting the passage of comets through the ... More...
Emel Rapchan
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Proof of 'Planet Nine' May Be Sewn into Medieval Tapestries
- Planet Nine, if it exists, would have about 10 times the mass of Earth and orbit 20 times farther from the sun than Neptune does.
- This is not a reference to Pluto once considered a planet by the astronomers.
- Scientists suspect the existence of Planet Nine because it would explain some of the gravitational forces at play in the Kuiper Belt, a stretch of icy bodies beyond Neptune.
- But no one has been able to detect the planet yet, though astronomers are scanning the skies for it with tools such as the Subaru Telescope on Hawaii's Mauna Kea volcano.
ChristopherJohnson
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Planet Nine (if we do not mean Pluto, of course) is a BS, less scientific than an average urban myth. Scientists who discuss this topic more befitting Marvel Comic series than a scientific research, are mere charlatans and attention hoes.
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