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Asteroid’s unusual orbit hints at new type of heavenly object

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    Hawaii’s Pan-STARRS1 telescope spotted the asteroid A/2017 U1, which astronauts say entered our solar system Oct. 18.

Asteroids are common in our solar system, but astronomers have never seen one from outside the solar system, until now. Read more

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