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Fraser
2013-Mar-11, 03:00 PM
Cats, celebrities and fictional creatures all have a home in the asteroid belt. That’s because the people that found these asteroids often have the privilege of naming the minor planets after anything they want — with a few guidelines, of course. So what are the rules? According to the International Astronomical Union’s Minor Planet Center, [...]

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