AFP asked Dr Bialy if he believed his claim. They say this "unexplained phenomena" means it would have to have a "very large surface and be very thin", which they say is "not encountered in nature".
But other astronomy experts aren't buying it.
"Like most scientists, I would love there to be convincing evidence of alien life, but this isn't it", said Alan Fitzsimmons, an astrophysicist at Queens University, Belfast.
Fitzsimmons added that Oumuamua's observed characteristics have already been shown as "consistent with a comet-like body ejected from another star system", while "some of the arguments in this study are based on numbers with large uncertainties".
Imelda Marcos faces arrest for graft
The former First Lady of the Philippines Imelda Marcos has been found guilty of corruption and is facing up to a decade in jail. Chairperson Emeritus Etta Rosales said, "This legal victory is a two-decade struggle by the fearless Filipino people".
This development also led notable American astrophysicist Katherine Mack to remark that "scientists are perfectly happy to publish an outlandish idea if it has even the tiniest *sliver* of a chance of not being wrong".
"But until every other possibility has been exhausted dozen times over, even the authors probably don't believe it, " she cautioned.
"It is impossible to guess the goal behind Oumuamua without more data", Loeb was quoted as saying.
The mysterious cigar-shaped interstellar object, which is apparently the first known object from another solar system to pass through our own, left some members of the scientific community wondering whether it is merely a space rock or some kind of alien craft.
Now, a paper submitted to the Astrophysical Journal Letters by a pair of Harvard researchers tackles that hypothesis as one way to explain the speed in which it blasted past the sun.
The alien rock is about 1,300 feet long (400 meters) long, and only about 130 feet wide.
The highway patrolman cleared the perimeter and pulled Helus out, and waited as a SWAT team and scores more officers arrived. Bar patron Cole Knapp, 19, told Reuters he saw the gunman walk in and stop at the counter as if to pay a cover charge.
Un grand patron, respecté et brillant orateur, mène sa carrière à un train d'enfer, jusqu'au jour où il est frappé par un AVC. Aujourd'hui, la réalisatrice Catherine Corsini porte à l'écran cette histoire bouleversante, avec un casting de choix.
Trump granted a permit for the $8 billion conduit meant to stretch from Canada to Texas just days after taking office a year ago . No immediate impact in oil markets is seen, as the pipeline isn't scheduled to come online for years regardless of the ruling.
He said: "If you have never been to Celtic Park before it is one of the most intimidating arenas in European football". We'll be ready to go again and everyone will have taken a massive lift from the result and the performance last night".
On voit sur les images le professeur demander à son élève de quitter la classe en raison d'une tenue vestimentaire non conforme. Il aura fallu l'intervention d'autres élèves et d'agents de sécurité de la Maywood Academy, pour interrompre l'empoignade.
They will likely pick up a few more. "This is a different political environment than any I've encountered during my adult life". Erik Paulsen, running in Minnesota's 3rd Congressional District race, hugs his wife, Kelly, after making his concession speech.
China says PM Imran Khans visit successful
According to the Ministry's spokesperson Hua Chunying, a number of achievements were made during the visit. A team of Pakistani officials was expected to arrive here on November 9 to finalise the details.
Plusieurs personnes poignardées à Melbourne — Australie
Les secours ont déclaré avoir traité trois personnes sur les lieux, dont une "dans un état critique" qui est décédée par la suite. Les circonstances exactes de l'incident restent à déterminer. "Le quartier a été bouclé", ont ajouté les enquêteurs.
Bombardier to cut 5000 jobs after disappointing earnings
In the third quarter, the commercial aircraft business recorded a loss of US$9 million before interest, taxes and special items. And in June 2016, the Quebec government closed a US$1-billion investment in Bombardier's then-wholly owned CSeries program.
Evgeni Malkin ejected for controversial hit on TJ Oshie
Early in the third period of the tilt, the forwards collided as Malkin carried the puck into the Capitals' zone on the power play. NOTES: F Zach Aston-Reese made his season debut and LW Garrett Wilson made his Penguins debut after being called up Tuesday.