Discordians: you may rejoice.

The International Astronomical Union has renamed 2003 UB313 "Eris" after the Greek goddess of discord. On the name:

Eris' discoverer, Michael Brown of the California Institute of Technology, said the name was an obvious choice, calling it "too perfect to resist."
In mythology, Eris caused a quarrel among goddesses that sparked the Trojan War. In real life, Eris forced scientists to define a planet that eventually led to Pluto getting the boot. Soon after Pluto's dismissal from the club of classical planets, hundreds of scientists circulated a petition protesting the decision.

Frankly, I see this as the logical step in the Oprah-zation of culture: everyone gets a planet.

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