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Old January 17, 2014, 17:35   #4
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Originally Posted by blicht10069 View Post
Don't be silly! This is obviously a hole in the space time continuum. If I had to guess, it was probably caused by a very massive object passing through our solar system at near right angles to us (of course, I'm not an expert, but given that we are sphere -- more or less -- wouldn't any object pass through our solar system at a near right angle to some part of this planet?)
Yeah, I think you mean at a near right angle to the plane of the ecliptic, but I indeed remember reading something about that in a recent edition of Nature or the Astrophysical Journal. It caused havoc in Speed boot generation as well. You might very well have sussed it out!
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