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A Final Word

  • Roger Dymock
Chapter
Part of the Astronomers' Observing Guides book series (OBSERVING)

Abstract

What of the future for professional and amateur astronomers whose interest lies in asteroids and dwarf planets? Will the latter still be so named, and will the International Astronomical Union (IAU) come up with something that trips off the tongue a little easier than Small Solar System Bodies to describe asteroids and comets?

Keywords

Oort Cloud Main Belt Rapid Response System International Astronomical Union Asteroid Main Belt 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.WaterloovilleUnited Kingdom

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