‘Alien megastructure’ mystery returns as inexplicable flashes begin again — RT Viral
Astronomers have been pondering what makes the star, with the catchy name of KIC 8462852, dim and flicker so drastically for years. Thankfully it started doing so again Friday with astronomers being able to view the phenomenon in real time.
— Tabetha Boyajian (@tsboyajian) May 19, 2017
— Tyler Ellis (@astro_ellis) May 19, 2017
KIC 8462852, also known as ‘Tabby’s Star,’ lurks at the far reaches of our Milky Way galaxy, around 1,300 light years away in the constellation Cygnus.
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