Discovery Of An Alien Superstructure?

 
Published on Oct. 18, 2015
Channel: Curious Jon
Category: Entertainment
Source: Youtube

An alien superstructure may have been discovered around a distant star, say Yale and Penn State astronomers. Here's what they know and how they know it. #aliens #space #universe Wow Now I Know! presents stuff you didn't know you didn't know. Videos presented by Jon Deer. Please subscribe!!!! Our cool website chalk full of interesting stuff: http://wownowiknow.com Wow Now I Know Facebook: http://bit.ly/wownowwow Follow us on twitter and suggest a topic: Wow Now I Know on Twitter: @RealWowNowIKnow Some of our sources for this episode: http://wpo.st/7MXh0 - Washington Post https://www.newscientist.com/article/dn28191-citizen-scientists-catch-cloud-of-comets-orbiting-distant-star/ - New Scientist on the citizen scientists that first identified the star and its bizarre data. http://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2015/10/the-most-interesting-star-in-our-galaxy/410023/ - Atlantic Magazine on the discovery http://wpo.st/POXh0 - Washington Post counterpoint https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Star_Maker - Star Maker https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freeman_Dyson - Freeman Dyson https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dyson_sphere http://www.astro.yale.edu/tabetha/Site/Welcome.html - Tabetha Boyajian of Yale. http://astro.psu.edu/people/jtw13 - Jason T. Wright, astronomer, Penn State University -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Latest Curious Jon: "Is Reality an Illusion?" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O7em-qDEkyY -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-