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Hypervelocity Star Breaks Universal Speed Record

8 Mar 2015, 12:56 UTC
Hypervelocity Star Breaks Universal Speed Record
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1,200 Km / s. That’s fast. Fast enough to race around the entire Earth in 30 seconds. Except that it’s not a bullet, it’s a star, larger and more massive than the Earth. And a multinational team of astronomers has discovered it, and more importantly, where it came from and why it’s moving so fast. […]

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