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The distance between the Earth and the sun is an AU, or astronomical unit — the equivalent of about 93 million miles. Pluto is 34 AU away.

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http://pluto.jhuapl.edu/News-Center/PI-Perspectives.php?page=piPerspective_04_14_2016
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http://www.skyandtelescope.com/uncategorized/top-10-surprises-from-the-pluto-flyby/
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http://www.planetary.org/blogs/guest-blogs/2015/0611-telling-plutos-story.html
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http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/newhorizons/main/index.html
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http://www.universetoday.com/117291/2015-nasas-year-of-the-dwarf-planet
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http://solarsystem.nasa.gov/plutotime
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http://plutopod.tumblr.com
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http://www.vox.com/2015/7/9/8921713/pluto-mission-new-horizons-nasa-flyby
http://cosmoquest.org/x/blog/2015/07/close-encounters-with-pluto
http://www.kavlifoundation.org/science-spotlights/spotlight-live-pluto-revealed-historic-voyage-new-horizons-transcript

Anchor Point
http://pluto.jhuapl.edu/Multimedia/Science-Photos/image.php?image_id=446

Headlines
http://www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/plutos-heart-may-conceal-ocean/
https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/pluto-s-icy-heart-may-hide-an-ocean/

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Recommended Listening

Pluto: the pugnacious planet – A journey to outer space. After nine and a half years travelling at 53 000 kilometres an hour, the New Horizons team reached Pluto. NASA Astrophysicist Fran Bagenal recounts the journey and the unexpected findings

Youtube

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4QskJGkMLGHily1CaSeskw

February 18 Pluto Discovery Day
The heart-shaped feature is known as Tombaugh Regio, named in honor of astronomer Clybe Tombaugh, who discovered Pluto in 1930.

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