Megastructure


Alien Megastructure Star is Acting Weird Again

Alien Megastructure Star is Acting Weird Again

Researchers have discovered an unusual dimming in the star system KIC 8462852...

May 22 2017, 10:04am CDT

Alien Megastructure Star May Have Eaten One or More Planets

Alien Megastructure Star May Have Eaten One or More Planets

Scientists are wondering if the mysterious lights surrounding the star may be a result of it consuming a planet...

Jan 13 2017, 1:49pm CST

Alien Megastructure Star: Not a Mystery

Alien Megastructure Star: Not a Mystery

Astronomers are testing many hypotheses to solve Boyajian's star mystery....

Dec 22 2016, 6:05am CST

$100 Million Breakthrough Listen Project will Search for Alien Megastructure Star

$100 Million Breakthrough Listen Project will Search for Alien Megastructure Star

Stephen Hawking’s $100M Breakthrough Listen project will look into a strange large structure that happens to be 1400 light year...

Oct 27 2016, 6:09am CDT

Alien Megastructure Star Gets Even More Mysterious for Scientists

Alien Megastructure Star Gets Even More Mysterious for Scientists

Astronomers still don’t know why the alien megastructure star has diminished in its brightness....

Aug 9 2016, 10:35am CDT

Mystery: Dimming Star is Alien Megastructure?

Dimming Star is Alien Megastructure?

The star KIC 8462852 once believed to be an alien mega-structure, has been dimming for over a century....

Jan 17 2016, 5:33am CST

Alien Megastructure Star Likely Swarmed by Comets

Alien Megastructure Around a Star is Just a Swarm of Comets

Star KIC 8462852 may be swarmed by comets, astronomers suggest....

Nov 26 2015, 2:23am CST