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“Eleven-year-old Venetia Burney was consuming breakfast at her house in Oxford, England, on the morning of March 14, 1930, when her grandfather delivered some thrilling information. Clyde Tombaugh, an eagle-eyed assistant on the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona, had found visible proof of a long-theorized “trans-Neptunian object” on the sting of the photo voltaic system. The scientists gave their discovery the placeholder title of Planet X, however Venetia had a greater concept.
“Why not name it Pluto?” she requested. In Roman mythology, Pluto wasn’t simply Neptune’s brother. He was additionally the ruler of the underworld. And it stood to purpose, Venetia mentioned, that as a result of Planet X orbited so far-off from the solar, it could be as lifeless, chilly and overcast because the shadowlands themselves.”
An 11-year-old lady named Pluto and I had no concept and now I need to know EVERYTHING about Venetia Burney.
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