October 14th, 2015

Trying not to get irritated by people hinting that the KIC 8462852 anomaly could by a Dyson sphere—a Dyson sphere occludes all the light!

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Scott A. Savage

@adactio The theory that’s swirling is that it could be “under construction”, hence the penetrating light. Theoretically. ;)

Jay Caines-Gooby

@adactio I know, I know, but it’s pretty awesome & tantalising anyway! “…enormous technological artifacts orbiting other stars”

Igor

@adactio It could be an incomplete one. I imagine a building such spherical structures would begin with the hemispheres.

# Posted by Igor on Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at 6:34pm

Mike W

@adactio Only if you assume the dyson sphere is operating at it’s theoretical maximum of 100%.

# Posted by Mike W on Thursday, October 15th, 2015 at 2:18am

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