Astronomers had just voted to strip Pluto of its status as a planet - instead, it is now classified as a dwarf planet.
Related: The Woman Who Named Pluto, previously on Neatorama, about Venetia Phair, who at 11 years old suggested the name "Pluto" for the newly discovered (then) planet.
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