Pluto Demoted Day 2020: History and Significance of the day

Pluto Demoted Day is celebrated every year on August 24 to remember the discovery of the dwarf planet. It is a day that changed our solar system forever. Pluto Demoted Day is an incredible opportunity for study into space and our solar system in general, as well as the history of Pluto itself. Youngsters will… Continue reading Pluto Demoted Day 2020: History and Significance of the day

Pluto Day 2020: History, Significance, and Celebration of Pluto Day

Pluto Day is celebrated every year on February 18. Pluto was detected by Clyde W. Tombaugh, an American astronomer on February 18, 1930. Pluto is an icy dwarf planet in the Kuiper belt, a ring of bodies past the orbit of Neptune. It was the first Kuiper belt object to be found and is the… Continue reading Pluto Day 2020: History, Significance, and Celebration of Pluto Day