Evidence for a hidden ‘Planet Nine’ beyond Neptune has weakened

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Proof is stacking up in opposition to the potential for a 9 past Neptune

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The proof for a mysterious planet at our photo voltaic ’s edge has change into much less convincing. The existence of this unseen world was inferred from sudden clustering of that the solar past Neptune, however new simulations recommend that clustering shouldn’t be occurring.

In 2016, Brown and Konstantin Batygin on the California of suggested that six objects within the photo voltaic system referred to as trans-Neptunian objects (TNOs) which have comparable orbits could have been placed on their paths due to the …



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