planet nine

Scientists claim that planet 9 could actually be a primordial black hole with a diameter of just a few centimeters

Scientists claim that planet 9 could actually be a primordial black hole with a diameter of just a few centimeters

A recently published paper suggests that it is possible that planet 9 is actually a tiny black hole.

Planet Nine: A World That Shouldn't Exist

Planet Nine: A World That Shouldn't Exist

At the beginning of this year astronomers came up with evidence for a potential 9th planet in our solar system. It has become known as 'Planet Nine', orbiting our sun at 10 times the distance from our Sun compared to Pluto. Since its discovery scientist have been mystified on how it ended up there.

Claims about new planets that turned out to be wrong – and why ‘Planet Nine’ may be different

Claims about new planets that turned out to be wrong – and why ‘Planet Nine’ may be different

There’s a real buzz among planetary scientists after a new study suggested that an unseen planet, dubbed “Planet Nine”, of about ten times the Earth’s mass could be lurking in the Kuiper belt, a band of icy objects beyond Neptune. The latest theory was put forward after scientists noticed that six objects in the belt were behaving strangely, something that they said could be explained by the existence of a new planet.