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What is the elusive Planet Nine?

Astronomers have recently discovered the solar system’s most distant object, thus far, which they creatively nicknamed “FarFarOut.” It is 3.5 times more distant than Pluto (140 times farther away than the Earth from the sun). The proposed distance for Planet 9, according to Greg Laughlin, an astronomer at Yale University is, “[the] best estimate for its [planet 9’s] current position and brightness put it about 950 times farther than Earth from the Sun.” For now, Planet 9 remains an elusive possibility as we continue to explore what lies on the fringes of our own solar system and galaxy.

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How To Study: Standardized Tests

Standardized tests are something that every student eventually has to tackle. These tests are essential, either for getting into college, or for moving on to post-secondary education. Standardized tests are also quite intimidating; most people find them daunting, and that comes from not knowing how to study for them. This article will highlight some key tips on how to study for standardized tests.