Monday, March 9, 2009

Pluto is again a planet, but only in Illinois, US!

Discover Magazine: "RESOLVED, BY THE SENATE OF THE NINETY-SIXTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that as Pluto passes overhead through Illinois’ night skies, that it be reestablished with full planetary status".

[via io9]


  1. John Scalzi's story "Pluto Tells All" (download) has a bit of planet classification humor.
  2. Pluto in fiction.