There's a goblin lurking on the outskirts of our solar system

There's a goblin lurking on the outskirts of our solar system

There’s a lot more going on in our solar system than just the eight (or maybe nine) planets you learned about in school. Space fans got a reminder of this yesterday when a team of researchers announced the discovery of a new dwarf planet nicknamed “The Goblin” on the edge of our solar system. The dwarf planet, which has a weird orbit, might provide further evidence for the existence of a theoretical world much larger than Earth lurking in a hard-to-study region of our Solar System called the Oort Cloud.

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