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Pluto Files The Rise and Fall of America's Favorite Planet

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ISBN-10: 0393337324

ISBN-13: 9780393337327

Edition: 2010

Authors: Neil deGrasse Tyson

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List price: $15.95
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/7/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 208
Size: 5.50" wide x 7.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.836

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson was born in New York City on October 5, 1958. Interested in astronomy since he was a child, Tyson gave lectures on the topic at the age of 15. He attended the Bronx High School of Science and was the editor-in-chief for its Physical Science Journal. After earning a B.A. in Physics from Harvard in 1980, Tyson received an M.A. in Astronomy from the University of Texas at Austin in 1983. He earned his Ph.D. in Astrophysics from Columbia in 1991. Since 1996, Tyson has held the position of Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium at Manhattan's American Museum of Natural History. In 2001, he was appointed by President George W. Bush to serve on the…