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Three Mile Tall “Artificial Spire” Structure Discovered On Surface Of Moon

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Little is known about the 3 ½ mile high “moon spire” captured in hi-res photography of the Moon’s surface (see photo above). Possibilities include optical illusion, gas plume, natural geologic formation – and alien structure.

The inexplicable structure, discovered by a Mexican researcher, is not the first unusual high-rising structure to be discovered on the Moon’s surface.
The Moon Spire, estimated to be 3.6 miles tall, was discovered by YouTube’s Mexicogeek as he was poring through Google Moon photography.
The object looks oddly like an artificial antenna – slender, smooth, uniform base with a large round object on top. Ruling out natural geological formation is pretty simple (it defies all current geological models) and the height and width of the tower-like structure seems to discount a giant gas plume from an outgassing event.
An optical illusion is a valid possibility except – other similar structures have been discovered on the Moon’s surface and photographed in profile (i.e. from the side).
The structure below is known as “the Shard”. It was captured in a photo taken by Lunar Orbiter LO-III in 1967 and stands near the Bruce crater.
Seen in profile, the irregular, spindly-shaped object is estimated to be more than a mile tall. Analysis of the photo suggests the object consists of a highly-reflective material, an almost glass-like substance.
Ice crystals were suggested but discounted when it was determined that each crystal would be the size of a city block. To date, scientists have been unable to explain the object.
Although the Shard’s irregular surface may lead some to believe it is a natural formation of some sort, a frame from an Apollo 10 video (Frame As10-32-4822) captured something even more inexplicable.
Known today as The Castle (or Hoagland’s Castle), this object resembles a huge, multi-columned artificial structure – except it is over 9 miles tall!
Theories regarding the potential purpose of the Moon Spire structure vary. Some believe it is simply an ancient alien artifact from a former civilization which colonized the moon thousands or millions of years ago (possibly before colonizing Earth?).
Others believe it could be some sort of docking station, communication antenna (alien or manmade), or possibly an advanced surveillance device. Whatever it is, it stands amongst other unexplained high-rise anomalies found on the surface of our nearest neighbor.
This strange object below was photographed by an astronaut on one of the Apollo moon missions. It definitely looks artificial.
It seems to have a cylindrical shape, but we have no frame of reference to tell how large it might be. It could be as small as a soda can, as big as a barrel, or as huge as a farm silo. What is it and who left it there?
As we can see, the three-mile-high “artificial spire” is not an isolated case. There are a lot of anomalous images from the moon. There is only one question – why no one gives answers from where did these structures and objects appear there?
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There’s one last place Planet Nine could be hiding

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A study recently submitted to The Astronomical Journal
continues to search for the elusive Planet Nine (also called Planet X),
which is a hypothetical planet that potentially orbits in the outer
reaches of the solar system and well beyond the orbit of the dwarf
planet, Pluto.

The goal of this study, which is available on the pre-print server arXiv,
was to narrow down the possible locations of Planet Nine and holds the
potential to help researchers better understand the makeup of our solar
system, along with its formation and evolutionary processes. So, what
was the motivation behind this study regarding narrowing down the
location of a potential Planet 9?

Dr. Mike Brown, who is a Richard and Barbara Rosenberg Professor of
Astronomy at Caltech and lead author of the study, tells Universe Today,
“We are continuing to try to systematically cover all of the regions of
the sky where we predict Planet Nine to be. Using data from Pan-STARRS
allowed us to cover the largest region to date.”

Pan-STARRS, which stands for Panoramic Survey Telescope and Rapid
Response System, is a collaborative astronomical observation system
located at Haleakala Observatory and operated by the University of
Hawai’i Institute of Astronomy. For the study, the researchers used data
from Data Release 2 (DR2) with the goal of narrowing down the possible
location of Planet Nine based on findings from past studies.

In the end, the team narrowed down possible locations of Planet Nine
by eliminating approximately 78% of possible locations that were
calculated from previous studies. Additionally, the researchers also
provided new estimates for the approximate semimajor axis (measured in
astronomical units, AU) and Earth-mass size of Planet Nine at 500 and
6.6, respectively. So, what are the most significant results from this
study, and what follow-up studies are currently being conducted or
planned?

“While I would love to say that the most significant result
was finding Planet Nine, we didn’t,” Dr. Brown tells Universe Today. “So
instead, it means that we have significantly narrowed the search area.
We’ve now surveyed approximately 80% of the regions where we think
Planet Nine might be.”

In terms of follow-up studies, Dr.
Brown tells Universe Today, “I think that the LSST is the most likely
survey to find Planet Nine. When it comes online in a year or two it
will quickly cover much of the search space and, if Planet Nine is
there, find it.”

LSST stands for Legacy Survey of Space and Time, and is an
astronomical survey currently scheduled as a 10-year program to study
the southern sky and take place at the Vera C. Rubin Observatory in
Chile, which is presently under construction.

Objectives for LSST include studying identifying near-Earth asteroids
(NEAs) and small planetary bodies within our solar system, but also
include deep space studies, as well. These include investigating the
properties of dark matter and dark energy and the evolution of the Milky
Way galaxy. But what is the importance of finding Planet Nine?

Dr. Brown tells Universe Today, “This would be the 5th
largest planet of our solar system and the only one with a mass between
Earth and Uranus. Such planets are common around other stars, and we
would suddenly have a chance to study one in our own solar system.”

Scientists began hypothesizing the existence of Planet Nine shortly
after the discovery of Neptune in 1846, including an 1880 memoir
authored by D. Kirkwood and later a 1946 paper authored by American
astronomer, Clyde Tombaugh, who was responsible for discovering Pluto in
1930.

More recent studies include studies from 2016 and 2017 presenting
evidence for the existence of Planet Nine, the former of which was
co-authored by Dr. Brown.

This most recent study marks the
most complete investigation of narrowing down the location of Planet
Nine, which Dr. Brown has long-believed exists, telling Universe Today,
“There are too many separate signs that Planet Nine is there. The solar
system is very difficult to understand without Planet Nine.”

He continues by telling Universe Today that “…Planet Nine explains
many things about orbits of objects in the outer solar system that would
be otherwise unexplainable and would each need some sort of separate
explanation.”

“The cluster of the directions of the orbits is the best know, but
there is also the large perihelion distances of many objects, existence
of highly inclined and even retrograde objects, and the high abundance
of very eccentric orbits which cross inside the orbit of Neptune. None
of these should happen in the solar system, but all are easily
explainable as an effect of Planet Nine.”

More information:
Michael E. Brown et al, A Pan-STARRS1 Search for Planet Nine, arXiv (2024). DOI: 10.48550/arxiv.2401.17977

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‘October Surprise’: Russia To Launch Nukes in Space

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The ‘national security threat’ announced on Wednesday is
about Russia planning to launch nuclear weapons in space, causing some
to speculate whether it’s really an election year ploy.

The panic began when House Intelligence Committee Chair Mike Turner
(R-Ohio) asked President Biden to declassify information about a
“serious national security threat”.

Modernity.news reports: The weapon would reportedly be designed to be used to take out satellites.

Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.) responded by telling reporters he wanted “to assure the American people, there is no need for public alarm.”

The big, scary threat is serious business and involves a space-based nuke controlled by evil dictator Putin, but it’s also “not an immediate crisis,” according to what three members of the U.S. House Intelligence Committee have told Politico.

Okay, then. Just for election season, is it?

Zero Hedge reports: “So, the question is – was this:

a) a distraction from Biden’s broken brain, or

2) a last desperate attempt to get more funding for anything-but-the-US-border, or

iii) a path to pitching Putin as the uber-bad-guy again after his interview with Tucker Carlson.”

Just by coincidence, Mike Turner recently returned from Ukraine having lobbied for billions more in weapons and aid for Zelensky’s government.

Some questioned the timing, suggesting it might all be a deep state plot to keep American voters afraid when they hit the ballot box.

Speculation will now rage as to whether this is “the event,” real or imagined, that billionaires and elitists the world over have been building underground survival bunkers in preparation for.

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