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Old December 17th, 2012, 08:28 PM   #284 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by zuben el genub View Post
NASA wasn't around when Clyde Tombaugh discovered Pluto. Pluto's true nature wasn't known until the ability to track and photograph got up to today's tech.

NASA put the scopes that help in orbit.

Pluto was found by using a blink comparator on glass photo plates.
And I always thought Pluto was found using a corn dog at Magic Mountain.

Just for the record, is the Mayan exhibit at Disney World set to close on the 21st?
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