Dwarf Planet

Water Discovered On Tiny Dwarf Planet Ceres

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

The smallest dwarf planet in the Solar System, or its largest asteroid depending on your point of view, has a secret. Water. Astronomers have an...

Pluto's New Moon Could Be Named 'Vulcan' Thanks To Star Trek Fans

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Tech

Pluto's newest - and smallest - moon could be named 'Vulcan' after a public vote was stormed by fans of Star Trek. In the Trekkie universe, Planet ...

Pluto's New Moons To Be Named By Public Vote

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Tech

Want to name a Moon? Astronomers are giving the public the chance to come up with names for two new satellites recently discovered to be orbiting P...

Dwarf Planet 'Makemake' Is In Our Solar System, Has No Astmosphere

PA | Posted 21.01.2013 | UK Tech

A "dwarf planet" discovered seven years ago near the edge of the Solar System is a dead, frozen world with no atmosphere, scientists have learned. ...