The real problem with people fussing over Pluto all the time is it represents the priorities of the public - preserving traditions rather than accepting facts. The pursuit of science is about building a sustainable catalog of truths, and there is no advantage in altering truths to appease nostalgia.
I just threw up in my mouth a little.
Is this a real thing?? That’s some pretty twisted logic…
This has been out of the news for a little while, but I still liked the sentiment.
via Michel Bourgois