Astronomical society names planet after Hebrew U

16.01.2013                      05.Schwat. 5773

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Astronomical society names planet after Hebrew U

Asteroid discovered by world-famous astronomer David H. Levy.

What do Christopher Columbus, The Beatles and the Smithsonian Institution have in common? They all have asteroids named after them. Now the Hebrew University of Jerusalem has joined the ranks of places and people whose names appear on minor planets, as the International Astronomical Union (IAU) has named an asteroid in honor of the university….