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UCLA Astronomers Confirm the Very First Existence of an Asteroid Beyond Our Solar System

UCLA Astronomers Confirm the Very First Existence of an Asteroid Beyond Our Solar System

November 16, 2017

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A newly discovered object from another star system that's passing through ours is shaped like a giant pink fire extinguisher. That's the word this week from astronomers who have been observing this first-ever confirmed interstellar visitor. "I'm surprised by the elongated shape - nobody expected that," said astronomerUCLA Astronomers Confirm the Very First Existence of an Asteroid Beyond Our Solar System

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