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Episode 21: Buffy the Kuiper Belt Object

Play Feb 2•4:11

A new mystery is afoot in our solar system. Scientists at the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope on Hawaii's Mauna Kea have discovered an object, about a fifth to half the size of Pluto, traveling in an orbit tilted about 47 degrees to most of the other objects in the solar system. The strange orbit is confounding astronomers. In addition to the tilt, the orbit is close to circular - odd i...

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