Waspie_Dwarf Posted March 23 #1 Share Posted March 23 (IP: Staff) · Surprisingly simple explanation for alien comet ‘Oumuamua’s weird orbit Quote In 2017, a mysterious comet dubbed ‘Oumuamua fired the imaginations of scientists and the public alike. It was the first known visitor from outside our solar system, it had no bright coma or dust tail, like most comets, and a peculiar shape — something between a cigar and a pancake — and its small size more befitted an asteroid than a comet. But the fact that it was accelerating away from the sun in a way that astronomers could not explain perplexed scientists, leading some to suggest that it was an alien spaceship. Read More: University of California, Berkley Related stories: 2 3 Top Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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