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However, I simply cannot believe we can completely estimate the mass of a planet on a "Fly by"
I also have to wonder about the orbit of comets. and notion that it seems the more further out we get from our solar system, the most elliptical the orbits of the planets and anomalies seem to become.
The orbit of Mercury has the highest eccentricity of all the Solar System planets
Originally posted by Ptenjakin
Just my two cents here:
Everyone saying Nibiru or a Brown Dwarf cannot exist because of our laws of physics. However, we must remember that some of the constants that we use in our math and physics are through observations of the world around us and our Math may be derived from those numbers.
Let's say there is a Nibiru/Planet X/Whatever. If it exists, it's definitely been here for a while so thus would technically be integrated into our math constants through our observations without us actually knowing it. If it has been here, it's been affecting us ever since who knows when. It don't be affecting us the moment we call it to be real.
You also have to remember that scientists often have a habit of "rounding off" numbers because of "Significant figures"
Let's just say sometimes, all those numbers that we deem insignificant really is what we're missing.
I'm going to be honest, I believe there is something out there relatively nearby.. that we've yet to discover. However, There's nothing we can really do to prevent it if it does come here.
The best thing to do is to help people to live their lives and drive with your passions while you're here on this Earth.
Originally posted by rajaten
reply to post by DrJay1975
NASA, Anglo-Australian Telescope Board and IPAC are controlled and censored by the TPTB?? Just a thought.