Red Star in the Night Sky

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shawomet
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Red Star in the Night Sky

Post by shawomet » Sat Mar 24, 2018 5:59 am

Alien star grazed our solar system 70,000 years ago sending comets hurtling towards the sun - and our ancestors may have seen it in the night sky

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/ ... z5Afe9ftOl

https://arxiv.org/pdf/1802.00778.pdf

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Re: Red Star in the Night Sky

Post by kbs2244 » Sun Mar 25, 2018 3:47 pm

Good headline writing.

But the first line gives it away
Lots of “maybe” and “perhaps” on the observation of the event

I will file it under Astronomy not Anthropology

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Re: Red Star in the Night Sky

Post by Josip199 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:02 am

Although incredibly dangerous, I would love to visually witness something as huge as that happening. Like seeing the moon take its battered shape. :D

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