Nibiru News and Planet X in 2012

Despite a Nibiru NASA connection claimed by some, the space agency says there is no Nibiru or Planet X coming to destroy Earth in 2012. Below find the latest news on Niburu, which some claim to be the comet Elenin or a rogue planet in the solar system.
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Pluto Flyby Road Trip: My Path to New Horizons
Join's Tariq Malik as he covers the Pluto Flyby by NASA's New Horizons on July 14, 2015.
July 14th, 2015 managing editor Tariq Malik is thrilled for the upcoming Pluto flyby of New Horizons, and will be covering it live on social media for us throughout the encounter. See his posts here as they happen.
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Best Space Stories of the Week - Jan. 18, 2015
Planets Beyond Pluto
January 18th, 2015
From a false alarm on the International Space Station, to finding a long-lost lander on Mars, this has been a big week for news. Here are's picks for the biggest space stories of the week.
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A Brief History of Pluto Viewing: From Its Discovery to New Horizons Flyby
Artist's Concept of New Horizons at Pluto
July 12th, 2015
A history of attempts to study Pluto over the last 100 years, from its role as the mysterious "Planet X" to its upcoming New Horizons close-up.
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New Dwarf Planet Found at Solar System's Edge, Hints at Possible Faraway 'Planet X'
Discovery Images of 2012 VP113
March 26th, 2014
The newfound object, called 2012 VP113, joins the dwarf planet Sedna as a resident of a far-flung region called the "inner Oort Cloud." Further, 2012 VP113 and Sedna may have been pulled into their odd orbits by a big, undiscovered planet.
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'Doomsday Planet' Nibiru Has Cameo in 'Star Trek Into Darkness'
Kirk and Spock Jump Off a Cliff in 'Star Trek Into Darkness'
May 17th, 2013
In the new "Star Trek" film, the planet Nibiru is a lush, jungle planet.
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Best Space Stories of the Week – Feb. 8, 2015
Venus in 1979
February 8th, 2015
From Jupiter and the moon's dance to a mock mission on Mars, this has been a big week for news. Here are's picks for the biggest space stories of the week.
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Search for Potential 'Planet X' Far From Over
Artist's Impression of a Jupiter-Like Planet
March 27th, 2014
A new analysis of data collected by NASA's WISE spacecraft revealed no sign of the mysterious Planet X hypothesized to exist in the outer solar system. But scientists are keeping up the search for a planet or dim star far from the sun.
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Where's Planet X? NASA Space Telescope Discovers Thousands of New Stars, But No 'Nemesis'
New Star Found by WISE Space Telescope
March 7th, 2014
Despite finding a slew of new stellar bodies outside the solar system, NASA's WISE telescope discovered no suggestion of a brown dwarf companion to the sun or a massive hidden planet.
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