NASA wants you to help find a new ninth planet

By: Alexandra Larkin and Sophie Lewis, CNN
February 16, 2017 Updated: February 16, 2017 at 2:52 pm

For those of you still upset over Pluto's demotion, there may be a new ninth planet. Or at least NASA scientists believe it exists -- and they want you to help find it.

The Zooniverse space projects site has launched a NASA-funded venture, Backyard Worlds: Planet 9, which lets anyone participate in the search for the not-yet-discovered planet.

"There are really low barriers to entry," Dr. Laura Trouille of Zooniverse told CNN. "Anyone can participate, from a kindergartener to a 95-year-old."

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