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Incoming Star Could Spawn Swarms Of Comets When It Passes Our Sun

Incoming Star Could Spawn Swarms Of Comets When It Passes Our Sun

Artist’s impression of Gliese 710, a sun-like star that will travel through our Solar System’s Oort Cloud in about 1.3 million years. (Image: ESO) For years, scientists have known that Gliese 710 will come excruciatingly close to our Solar System in about a million years. An updated analysis suggests this…