Buckle your seatbelts, it’s gonna be an oblique orbit! Like Eve Harrington, Eris is a pushy little newcomer with surprising power! Our newest planet, Eris is larger than Pluto and deserves examination as a major planet. As the discovery of Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto have heralded new forces and concepts in society, Eris offers the possibility of new understandings of science and social dynamics. As with the other modern planets this suggests new dangers as well as opportunities.