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Alien comet speeding towards Earth could be visitor from another solar system, say scientists

Independent Thursday, 12 September 2019
Mysterious object would be the second ever interstellar traveller known to have visited us
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‘Oumuamua 2.0? An amateur astronomer spotted a comet with a strange orbit, meaning it probably comes from beyond our solar system. And since it's headed towards us, it will be easier to study than the first interstellar object.

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