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A New Idea About Tabby's Star!

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Astronomers might have finally discovered part of why Tabby's Star acts so strangely and we have some new ideas about what triggers a type Ia supernova.

Host: Caitlin Hofmeister

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Sources:
https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aa899c
https://www.nasa.gov/feature/jpl/mysterious-dimming-of-tabbys-star-may-be-caused-by-dust
https://www.nasa.gov/feature/ames/the-scientific-quest-to-explain-kepler-s-most-enigmatic-find
https://carnegiescience.edu/news/milky-way%E2%80%99s-%E2%80%9Cmost-mysterious-star%E2%80%9D-continues-confound
https://arxiv.org/pdf/1708.07822.pdf
http://aa.usno.navy.mil/data/docs/JulianDate.php

https://arxiv.org/pdf/1710.01824.pdf
www.nature.com/nature/journal/v550/n7674/full/nature23908.html
https://www.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/press/2017/5579/
https://www.subarutelescope.org/Pressrelease/2017/10/04/index.html
http://www.ipmu.jp/en/20171005-IaSN
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Images:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:KIC_8462852_in_IR_and_UV.png
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/KIC_8462852#/media/File:PIA20053-PossibleCometSwarmAroundKIC8462852-ArtistConcept-20151124.jpg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Dyson_Swarm_-_2.png
https://www.nasa.gov/feature/jpl/mysterious-dimming-of-tabbys-star-may-be-caused-by-dust
https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/pia18468.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:MaunaKea_Subaru.jpg

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