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Pluto Facts

Pluto is a dwarf planet and the second closest to the Sun of its kind. Before it was re-classified to a dwarf planet, Pluto was thought to be the ninth planet...

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Makemake Facts

Makemake is one of the five known dwarf planets in our solar system. It was discovered in 2005 and is located far out in the outer solar system within the...

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Haumea Facts

Haumea is one of the five known dwarf planets in our solar system. It was discovered in 2004 and is located way out beyond Neptune in the Kuiper belt. The...

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Eris Facts

Eris is one of five dwarf planets in our solar system. It was discovered in 2005 and presented astronomers and scientists with many questions, the hardest of...

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Ceres Facts

Ceres is one of the five known dwarf planets in our solar system. It was discovered in 1801 and is located in the asteroid belt- in fact, it is the largest...

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