Feb. 18, 1930: Pluto is first identified in photographs of the night sky
About 70,000 years ago
The probe is scheduled to fly past the dwarf planet on July 14 this year
The rock will hurtle through space at just three times the distance between the Earth and the sun
This discovery, if accurate, could completely redraw the map of the Solar System
There’s no dispute around the fact that Fred Morrison sold the rights to his “Pluto Platter,” the object that would later become known as the Frisbee, to the...
The Royal Observatory has culled through over 800 entries from astronomers and astro-photographers around the world to release its compilation of the best...