NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 24, 2006
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.
(London: Keith Miller) The reaction to the International Astronomical Union’s decision that Pluto is not a planet featured. [2 PEOPLE – react.] [Royal Observatory Anton VAMPLEW†- says it’s still classed as a dwarf planet.] [Astronomer Sir Patrick MOORE†- says people are rather fond of it.] [American Museum of Natural History Michael SHARA†- says we hope the public is willing to unlearn it.]
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