Aliens may be causing mystery star to dim abruptly

In Brief: Researchers analyzed 177 high-resolution spectra of Boyajian’s Star in an effort to detect potential laser signals from extraterrestrial civilizations. There’s a strange star located some 1,600 light years away that has caused the world’s astronomical community to think about aliens and alien tech. The star officially named KIC 8462852 but nicknamed Tabby’s Star after astronomer Tabetha Boyajian who discovered it, is dimming and we don’t know why. Stars can dim for a number… Seguir leyendo