The International Astronomical Union (IAU) has come to the decision that pluto is not a planet. The most interesting part of this decision was that they finally decided upon a definition for the word ‘planet’ (Get ready to buy a new dictionary). Take a look at the full story from National Geographic. It is worth the read.
David Carradine died today at age 72. I grew up watching the ‘Kung Fu‘ tv series. He will be missed. You can visit his official site for more details.