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  • Meg Schwamb, Mike Brown, and Davin Rabinowitz discovered the planet 10 years ago on their telescope 1 / 9

  • The planet has since been known as 2007 OR10. 2 / 9

  • The astronauts have asked the public to vote on the name of the planet. 3 / 9

  • The options are Gonggong, Holle, or Vili. 4 / 9

  • Gonggong is a Chinese red-haired water god known for creating chaos, flooding the land, and tilting the Earth. 5 / 9

  • Holle is a European winter goddess of fertility and rebirth, and she is also the patron god of household crafts 6 / 9

  • Vili is a Nordic deity who helped Odin and Vé defeat the frost giant Ymir, with whose body he created the universe. 7 / 9

  • Voting closes on May 10th, so those who want to contribute to the planet’s name should speak up soon 8 / 9

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