Pluto May Soon Have a Moon Named Vulcan (Thanks to William Shatner)

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Pluto May Soon Have a Moon Named Vulcan (Thanks to William Shatner)

Iwanttobelieve76
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First Enterprise, now Vulcan... Trekkies score another space naming right:






The votes have been tallied and the results are in from the SETI Institute’s Pluto Rocks Poll: “Vulcan” and “Cerberus” have come out on top for names for Pluto’s most recently-discovered moons, P4 and P5.

After 450,324 votes cast over the past two weeks, Vulcan is the clear winner with a landslide 174,062 votes… due in no small part to a little Twitter intervention by Mr. William Shatner, I’m sure.

In other words… yes, the Trekkies have won.

Read more:

http://www.universetoday.com/100257/pluto-may-soon-have-a-moon-named-vulcan-thanks-to-william-shatner/#ixzz2M1Cw7sJo
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