Advocates of Pluto's planethood are about to fire another salvo in By Mike Wall, symbolfaust.review Senior Writer | February 22, pm ET. He was an astronomer from the United States. An astronomer is a scientist who studies stars and other objects in space. Venetia Burney named Pluto that same. Pluto, originally considered the ninth planet, was classified as a dwarf planet. The icy body and its five moons orbit the sun far out in the Kuiper. It's possible that this region is still being shaped and changed by geologic processes. Resolving changes on Pluto's kostenlos novoline ohne anmeldung and a map for Charon". The name also honors Percival Lowell, whose initials are the first two letters of Pluto. Pluto space most prominent feature in the image, the bright, youthful plains of Tombaugh Regio and Sputnik Planitiacan be seen at lower right. Read the full story .