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View Full Version : Astronomers Find 14 New Trans-Neptunian Objects Hiding in Hubble Data



Fraser
2010-Sep-13, 07:00 PM
Out beyond the orbit of Neptune lurk millions of icy bodies called Trans-Neptunian Objects Ė we havenít found them and seen them all yet, but astronomers have theorized the numbers. Since 1992, nearly a thousand TNOs have been observed. Most of them are very small and receive little sunlight, which makes them faint and difficult [...]

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