PLANETARY PLUTO: Astrophysicist Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson tapes “NOVA scienceNOW” at Magic Kingdom with Pluto

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PLANETARY PLUTO:  Acclaimed astrophysicist Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, host of the PBS series "NOVA scienceNOW," taped a show segment Oct. 9, 2009 in the Magic Kingdom with Disney's Pluto.  Tyson found himself in the center of the controversy surrounding the planetary status -- and ultimate demotion to "dwarf planet" -- of Pluto.  He attributes the public outcry over the demotion to America's love of the beloved Disney dog.

PLANETARY PLUTO: Acclaimed astrophysicist Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, host of the PBS series “NOVA scienceNOW” and director of the Hayden Planetarium at the American Museum of Natural History in New York, taped a segment of the PBS series Oct. 9, 2009 in the Magic Kingdom in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.