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"New" Planet 'Tyche'? Or DISCLOSURE on Nibiru?
What happens when you mix a brown dwarf discovery in our solar system with another famous brown dwarf called Nibiru? A perfect storm for theorists! What do you think?
You know how you sometimes can sense that something is present even though you can't see it? Well, astronomers are getting that feeling about a giant, hidden object in space.
And when we say giant, we mean GIANT.
Evidence is mounting that either a brown dwarf star or a gas giant planet is lurking at the outermost reaches of our solar system, far beyond Pluto. The theoretical object, dubbed Tyche, is estimated to be four times the size of Jupiter and 15,000 times farther from the sun than Earth, according to a story in the British paper The Independent.
Astrophysicists John Matese and Daniel Whitmire from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette think data from NASA's infrared space telescope WISE will confirm Tyche's existence and location within two years.
The presence of such a massive object in the solar system's far-flung Oort Cloud could explain a barrage of comets from an unexpected direction, according to a December article at Space.com.
Its 27 million-year orbit could also explain a pattern of mass extinctions on Earth, scientists say.
Brown dwarfs are cold "failed" stars; their dimness and lack of heat radiation can make them hard to detect. Gas giants are huge planets – like Saturn, Jupiter and Neptune – that are made up of gases and may lack a solid surface like Earth's.
Whitmire told The Independent that Tyche will probably be composed of hydrogen and helium and have colorful spots, bands and clouds like Jupiter.
"You'd also expect it to have moons," he said. "All the outer planets have them."
Tyche was first hypothesized in 1984 as Nemesis, a dark companion star to the sun. It's been the subject of astronomical research and debate ever since. In July, another Space.com article said the celestial evidence suggests Tyche could not possibly exist.
To distinguish it from the Nemesis star theory, Matese and Whitmire are calling their object Tyche, after the good sister of the goddess Nemesis in Greek mythology.
Their research is published in Icarus, the International Journal of Solar System Studies.
From WIKIPEDIA regarding Nibiru:
To the Babylonians, according to Sitchin, Nibiru was the celestial body or region sometimes associated with the god Marduk. The word is Akkadian and the meaning is uncertain. Because of this, Sitchin claimed, the planet Nibiru is sometimes also referred to as Marduk. Sitchin hypothesized it as a planet in a highly elliptic orbit around the Sun, with a perihelion passage some 3,600 years ago and assumed orbital period of about 3,750 years; he also claimed it was the home of a technologically advanced human-like alien race, the Anunnaki, who apparently visited Earth in search of gold. These beings eventually created humanity by genetically crossing themselves with extant primates, and thus became the first gods.
Beginning in 1995, websites such as ZetaTalk have claimed that Nibiru or "Planet X" is a brown dwarf currently within our planetary system, soon to pass relatively close to Earth. Sitchin disagreed with the timing of passage.
"Is this a disclosure about Nibiru or actually a psy-ops, to verify how many people are familiar with the subject of a new planet or dwarf star lurking in our system?"
-Anonymous Conspiracy theorist
Nemesis / Niburu renamed Tyche – Evidence points to brown dwarf orbiting Sun
February 15, 2011
An old theory has re-appeared due to new evidence that it might actually exist. Years ago (and till today) some scientists have stated that regular mass extinctions are due to a far sun orbiting brown dwarf that regularly sends fast moving objects such as comets at Earth every 26 million years or so.
This object over the years has been called Niburu then Nemesis and now it’s being called Tyche.
It’s all the same theory that has circulated since the Babylonian’s named it Niburu. This object has been blamed for nearly all mass extinctions on earth that have been fairly regularly appeared every 26,000,000 years. Until now proof has either been non-existent or proven false. This might or might not be another case of it, but evidence is mounting on the side that states it does exist.
We have been told that NASA’s infrared space telescope WISE will confirm Tyche’s existence and location within two years.
A just published article on CNN is stating that mounting evidence is pointing to a brown dwarf roughly 4 times the size of Jupiter is in fact orbiting our sun at a distance of roughly 15,000 times further than Earth is from the sun or better understood as about a quarter light year away (about 3 light months away).
This object would be much closer than any other star. The nearest currently known is the red dwarf Proxima Centauri about 4.2 light-years away.
(image in this article is of Proxima Centauri, the best “near by” example of what it would be like, though Brown Dwarfs are much dimmer than red dwarfs)
For ease of understanding, picture a brown dwarf as a very large planet. It’s not massive enough to be considered a star but IS massive enough to start generating it’s own heat.
If discovered, it’s even questionable if the brown dwarf would be considered as part of the solar system though it would be unquestionable that it would affect our solar system.
Enjoy the new reality!