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So astronomers have supposedly detected the probable presence of another, Neptune-sized planet in the outer Solar System. When can we expect this to be confirmed by telescope or other means?

So astronomers have supposedly detected the probable presence of another, Neptune-sized planet in the outer Solar System. When can we expect this to be confirmed by telescope or other means? submitted by hobodude34 [link] [4 comments] Source: reddit answers: a

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TIL Signals that baffled astronomers for 17 years were traced to the observatory microwave

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TIL Signals that baffled astronomers for 17 years were traced to the observatory microwave submitted by iwilldrawthechart [link] [375 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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TIL that an international team of astronomers has spotted the farthest known gravitational lens and, as Albert Einstein predicted, it is a galaxy that deflects and intensifies the light of a much further object.

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TIL that an international team of astronomers has spotted the farthest known gravitational lens and, as Albert Einstein predicted, it is a galaxy that deflects and intensifies the light of a much further object. submitted by trickylangfei [link] [265 comments]

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TIL that Astronomers Have Spotted Oldest and Most Distant Galaxy Ever Observed at 30 Billion Light Years Away

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TIL that Astronomers Have Spotted Oldest and Most Distant Galaxy Ever Observed at 30 Billion Light Years Away submitted by prawn33 [link] [669 comments] Source: Today I Learned (TIL)

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TIL Astronomers discovered a planet which rains glass sideways, giving it a blue hue.

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TIL Astronomers discovered a planet which rains glass sideways, giving it a blue hue. submitted by HendricXz [link] [279 comments] Source: Today I Learned (TIL)

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