WHATS NEW ABOUT PLANETS?

UWGB Professor Steve Dutch shows a plot of the more than half a million “minor planets” in our solar system.   This class was so popular that the waiting list was almost longer than the list of admitted class members.  When the February 22 snowstorm caused it to be cancelled, the class was rescheduled in the Neville Public Museum so that everyone on the wait list could come too.

 Learn more about minor planets at Wikipedia:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minor_planet

Photo by Claire Weiser