The Pluto Files

The Pluto Files

The Rise and Fall of America's Favorite Planet

By Neil DeGrasse Tyson; Neil Degrasse Tyson

W. W. Norton & Company, Hardcover, 9780393065206, 194pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2009

Only Tyson can tell this story: he was involved in the first exhibits to demote Pluto, and, consequently, Pluto lovers have freely shared their opinions with him, including endless hate mail from third graders. In his typically witty way, Tyson explores the history of planet recently been judged a dwarf.