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New study has a theory for why we haven’t found aliens yet, and it makes a whole lot of sense
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Mankind has been gazing into space for some time now, but scientists still haven’t found any evidence that intelligent life exists in our neck of the cosmic woods. The universe is, of course, huge, so we normally just assume that our inability to detect ...[Read more]
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Gravity and good timing helped the Hubble spot a star from the early universe
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When looking back into the deep recesses of the universe, even huge objects like planets, stars, and galaxies can appear small. Magnification can help, but how do you get a magnifying glass large enough to spot stars billions of light years away? ...[Read more]
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The ‘Alien Megastructure’ star is acting weird again
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Early last year a far-off star captured the imagination of the scientific community thanks to its incredibly bizarre behavior. The star, which is officially named KIC 8462852 but is better known as “Tabby’s Star,” frequently goes dim at unpredictabl ...[Read more]
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1st Known Interstellar Visitor Gets Weirder: Oumuamua Likely Had 2 Stars
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Our solar system's first known interstellar visitor is likely even more alien than previously imagined, a new study suggests. The mysterious, needle-shaped object 'Oumuamua, which was spotted zooming through Earth's neighborhood last October, probably ori ...[Read more]
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The first alien object to visit our solar system is wrapped in strange organic coat, scientists reveal
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The first ever interstellar visitor to our solar system is wrapped in a layer of organic insulation, scientists have said. Oumuamua has enthralled astronomers and the public since it flew through the solar system in October. ...[Read more]
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Russian Physicists Develop New Theory on What Happens Inside Black Holes
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This approach postulates that a quantum two-dimensional system which exists on the boundary of a special curved 3D space, called the Anti-de Sitter space, can be described by classical gravitational physics," the researcher noted. "Thus, the three-dimensi ...[Read more]
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Astronomers Abuzz as ‘Alien Mothership’s Messenger’ Approaches Earth
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Scientists are planning to study a mysterious cigar-shaped asteroid, the first confirmed object from outside our home in the cosmos, hurtling through space on its way out of our solar system. ...[Read more]
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Cigar-shaped asteroid is first interstellar visitor to our solar system
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A rocky cigar-shaped asteroid has been confirmed as the first ever interstellar object to enter our solar system – and the space visitor could even provide an insight into the formation of other planetary systems beyond our own. Spotted last month by as ...[Read more]
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NASA’s $1 billion Jupiter Probe just sent back Stunning New Photos of Jupiter
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Traveling above Jupiter at more than 130,000 miles per hour, NASA's $1 billion Juno probe took its ninth set of stunning flyby images on October 24. But the sun slipped between the giant planet and Earth for more than a week, blocking the spacecraft from ...[Read more]
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Dangerous Asteroid Zips by Earth Just Days After It Was Discovered (VIDEO)
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The space rock, detected by the Panoramic Survey Telescope & Rapid Response System only three days before its remarkable flyby inside the lunar orbit, was Earth's third near-miss incident in just nine days, according to astronomers. "It raises a few eyebr ...[Read more]
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Huge square-shaped coronal hole spotted on Sun (VIDEO)
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A gigantic square hole has been video-captured on the Sun's surface by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO). The particularly large monstrosity, known as a €œcoronal hole€, is an indicator of solar winds ejected out of the star at insane speeds. ...[Read more]
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