Waspie_Dwarf Posted March 12, 2020 #1 Share Posted March 12, 2020 (IP: Staff) · New minor planets beyond Neptune Quote Using data from the Dark Energy Survey (DES), researchers have found more than 300 trans-Neptunian objects (TNOs), minor planets located in the far reaches of the solar system, including more than 100 new discoveries. Published in The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, the study also describes a new approach for finding similar types of objects and could aid future searches for the hypothetical Planet Nine and other undiscovered planets. The work was led by graduate student Pedro Bernardinelli and professors Gary Bernstein and Masao Sako. Read More: University of Pennsylvania 5 3 Top Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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