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WorldWide Telescope used to visualize orbit for possible new Planet Nine

Caltech researchers Konstantin Batygin and Mike Brown have found evidence of a giant planet tracing a bizarre, highly elongated orbit in the outer solar system. The object, which the researchers have nicknamed Planet Nine, has a mass about 10 times that of Earth and orbits about 20 times farther from the sun on average than does Neptune...(Read more)