Interview with David Jewitt about interstellar asteroid 1I/2017 U1 (’Oumuamua)

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Interview with David Jewitt about interstellar asteroid 1I/2017 U1 (’Oumuamua)

Asteroid Day co-founder Grig Richters interviews Professor David Jewitt who led the observation team of the interstellar interloper 1I/2017 U1 (’Oumuamua) taken during its 2017 October flyby of Earth. You can download the video (on the right). Please credit: Asteroid Day. Download the abstract, here. Read an in-depth blog post, here.

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