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06-09-2013, 12:07 PM
RE: "How many planets are there in our solar system?"
(06-09-2013 08:52 AM)Chas Wrote:  Oh, for fuck sake. It's an objective classification, get the fuck over it.Dodgy

There's nothing objective about it...
For a planet to be classified as a planet it must have cleared everything else in it's orbit.
None of the dwarf planets have cleared their orbits, they share it with various lumps of rock and ice.

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06-09-2013, 12:10 PM
RE: "How many planets are there in our solar system?"
(06-09-2013 12:07 PM)earmuffs Wrote:  
(06-09-2013 08:52 AM)Chas Wrote:  Oh, for fuck sake. It's an objective classification, get the fuck over it.Dodgy

There's nothing objective about it...
For a planet to be classified as a planet it must have cleared everything else in it's orbit.
None of the dwarf planets have cleared their orbits, they share it with various lumps of rock and ice.

Yes, just like he said, it is and objective classification.

What?

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06-09-2013, 12:15 PM
RE: "How many planets are there in our solar system?"
Nevermind, I was thinking of subjective.
It's 6:15am, sue me.

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06-09-2013, 12:49 PM
RE: "How many planets are there in our solar system?"
(06-09-2013 04:54 AM)cheapthrillseaker Wrote:  Dr. Rodney McKay calls out Neil on this:

He isn't the only one.




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06-09-2013, 12:49 PM
RE: "How many planets are there in our solar system?"
(06-09-2013 12:15 PM)earmuffs Wrote:  Nevermind, I was fucking wrong.

Fix't.

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06-09-2013, 01:17 PM
RE: "How many planets are there in our solar system?"
stfu Cantor, I'm never wrong. Angry

I'm just sometimes less correct.

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06-09-2013, 02:37 PM
RE: "How many planets are there in our solar system?"
(06-09-2013 01:17 PM)earmuffs Wrote:  stfu Cantor, I'm never wrong. Angry

I'm just sometimes fucking incorrect.

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