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Author: Obsidian

A cthonic Deity, Lord of the Underworld and Ruler of the Dead. In many ways identical to the Hellenic Hades, Pluto also was wed to the daughter of the primary seasonal and agrarian Goddess ( Proserpina, daughter of Ceres), a circumstance which causes blights the Earth with winter when He is attended by Her, and blesses the earth with spring when She once more visits Her Mother.

Suggested Pdf Resources

The Solar Wind Around Pluto - SwRI
The Solar Wind Around Pluto (SWAP) instrument on New Horizons will measure the interaction between the solar wind and ions created by atmospheric loss ...
Pluto in - Sky & Telescope
SAGITTARIUS. Path of. Pluto ξ ξ ο π.
New Horizons Pluto Flyby PRESS KIT - The Johns Hopkins
Jul 14, 2015 New Horizons Pluto Flyby. PRESS KIT | July 2015. National Aeronautics and Space Administration www.
Pluto Lithograph pdf - NASA
Pluto and Charon. LG-2001-08-539-HQ. Long considered to be the smallest, coldest, and most distant planet from the Sun, PLUTO may also be the largest of a ...
Pluto and Charon - JPL - NASA
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Suggested News Resources

What Bit a Chunk Out of Pluto's Ice?
Pluto has proven itself to be a diverse, dynamic and fascinating world packed with strange phenomena that planetary scientists are having problems fully explaining.
Celestial Whiz Kids Named Pluto, Designed Alaska's State Flag
Sunday (March 13) marks the 86th anniversary of the discovery of Pluto, which was once considered the ninth and most distant planet, but was reclassified as a "dwarf planet" by the International Astronomical Union in 2006.
Does Pluto Have Clouds?
Given all this as a caveat, in my opinion the New Scientist headline (“Exclusive Photos: Clouds Seen on Pluto for First Time”) is misleading in this regard (and they've been guilty of this sort of thing before).
Pluto's clouds might make it a planet again
Pluto has been a planet for most of the time we've known of its existence, but astronomers decided to demote it to a dwarf planet back in 2006. NASA's New Horizons mission was already en route to Pluto when that happened, but now new data from that ...
'Batman is Pluto, God of the Underworld.' Check Out What 'Batman v Superman's
Let's read what he has to say about the mythic nature that encompasses DC's finest heroes: “In superhero stories, Batman is Pluto, god of the underworld, and Superman is Apollo, god of the sky.