Astronomers discover dwarf planet beyond Pluto. It's nicknamed 'The Goblin.'

Is The Goblin's orbit a breadcrumb leading us to Planet X?

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  • The solar system's starting to look very different than we thought.
  • A third object beyond Pluto has just been announced.
  • The newly discovered dwarf, dubbed "The Goblin," never comes closer than 65 astronomical units, or AU, to the sun.
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Start Planet-Hunting Right Now - Scientists Release Star Data and Search Tools to Public

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