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First Interstellar Asteroid Wows Scientists

First Interstellar Asteroid Wows Scientists [Music] Asteroid 1I/2017 U1 was discovered Oct 19 by the NASA-funded Pan-STARRS1 telescope in Hawaii. From its trajectory and speed, scientists determined it came from outside our solar system. It was a special day when this object was first discovered. We had been waiting for the discovery of an interstellar… Read More »