The Solar System’s Black Sheep

Published by The Critograph on April 26, 2017
Katherine Graves, Copy Desk Chief-


Illustration by Genevieve Griffin on April 25, 2017.

Astronomers may have identified our solar system’s seventh dwarf planet, 2014 UZ224, informally called “DeeDee” meaning “Distant Dwarf.” Most people are aware of the classification-debated dwarf planet Pluto, but our solar system contains five other confirmed dwarf planets that are arguably rarely discussed.

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