Conclusion

The world as we know it has changed! Or has it?

Many people in the world have voiced their disappointment that Pluto has been demoted as a Planet. 

The world of Science has often been in conflict with popular thought - sometimes with detrimental effects to the scientists involved! Galileo is a notable example

In your journal, write a reflection on the information that you have learnt - both scientific and personally through your involvement with the activities. 

Lastly, create a new mnemonic for the new order of Planets since we cannot have the old mnemonic: My Very Excellent Mother Just Served Us Nine Pies!

Ordering the Planets

Post-Pluto mnemonics for the planets

 


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Last updated September 2006