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Fraser
2015-Oct-16, 02:40 PM
“Bizarre.” “Interesting.” “Giant transit”. *That were the reactions of*Planet Hunters project*volunteers when they got their first look at the light curve of the*otherwise normal*sun-like star KIC 8462852. Of the*more than 150,000 stars under constant observation during the four years of NASA’s primary Kepler Mission (2009-2013), this one stands alone for the inexplicable dips in its […]

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publiusr
2015-Oct-17, 07:08 PM
I've often wondered what our Solar System looks like, from the outside...

The Backroad Astronomer
2015-Oct-17, 07:34 PM
What if there is a combination of things happening to the star/system.