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Old 03-28-2018, 07:08 AM   #76
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Old 03-28-2018, 03:27 PM   #77
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Originally Posted by Notebook View Post
 We should send a robot, drill that asteroid and bottle the water. People would pay a fortune for a Litre.
Alien Bottled Water, big sales(till the side-effects start showing).

And probably the first people in line to pay that fortune would be scientists wishing to analyze it!
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Old 06-30-2018, 01:18 PM   #78
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27 June 2018
An object from another star system that made a brief appearance in our skies guised as an asteroid turns out to be a tiny interstellar comet.
‘Oumuamua, a name that reflects the Hawaiian meaning for ‘a messenger from afar, arriving first’, was discovered by astronomers working with the Pan-STARRS survey in Hawaii in October last year as the object came close to Earth’s orbit. Follow-up observations by ESA’s Optical Ground Station telescope in Tenerife, Canary Islands, and other telescopes around the world helped determine its trajectory.
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