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Predictably, online media go nuts over 'Oumuamua and Harvard scientists

A few days ago, a pre-print of a research paper to be published in the Astrophysical Journal appeared online. The paper concerns the fascinating object known as 'Oumuamua, which was found in late in 2017 and is the first object of interstellar origin ...

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Mysterious 'Oumuamua' floating in space might be alien, say Harvard researchers

It's been dubbed a comet, an asteroid, and a new class of interstellar object. Now, a paper from Harvard astronomers suggests one more possibility into the mysterious object nicknamed "Oumuamua": Alien probe. Researchers focused on whether solar ...


Atlanta Journal Constitution

Oumuamua: Mysterious interstellar object could be alien spacecraft, Harvard ...

However, Oumuamua is unlike any comet ever documented in the solar system. It measures up to a quarter mile wide and is highly elongated, as much as 10 times as long as it is wide, according to NASA, which called its shape “quite surprising, and unlike ...

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Charlotte Observer

Harvard scientists say mysterious space object may be from 'alien civilization'

It's cryptic, dark, and going really, really fast — and a pair of Harvard scientists say the mysterious space object 'Oumuamua may actually have come from an alien civilization. The theory, which the scientists call “exotic,” comes from a recent paper ...

- Charlotte Observer

Scientists say mysterious 'Oumuamua' object could be an alien spacecraft

Scientists have been puzzling over Oumuamua ever since the mysterious space object was observed tumbling past the sun in late 2017. Given its high speed and its unusual trajectory, the reddish, stadium-sized whatever-it-is had clearly come from outside ...