SFN 141: Zombie Stars; Ancient Stars in Milky Way; Does KIC 8462852 Have A Dyson Sphere?

Hello Space Fans! We're Back and have some great stories this week. If you find SFN useful, please consider supporting it by becoming an SFN Patron. You'll get every episode on Wednesday instead of Friday and you can contribute story ideas for episo

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Hello Space Fans! We're Back and have some great stories this week.

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Links to the stories this week:

Zombie Star:
http://www.eso.org/public/news/eso1544/
http://www.eso.org/public/archives/releases/sciencepapers/eso1544/eso1544a.pdf

Ancient Stars:
https://www.cam.ac.uk/research/news/ancient-stars-at-the-centre-of-the-milky-way-contain-fingerprints-from-the-very-early-universe
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature15747

KIC 8462852:
http://www.seti.org/seti-institute/press-release/looking-deliberate-radio-signals-kic-8462852
http://arxiv.org/abs/1511.01606
http://www.skyandtelescope.com/astronomy-news/curious-case-of-kic-8462852-102020155/