2017 will be worth looking up for and forward too.
2016 was truly out of this world for science.
New studies are taking us a whole lot closer to understanding what fast radio bursts are.
If you miss it, you’ll have to wait to around November 25, 2034 for another chance.
"It's a big challenge to come up with a good explanation for a star doing three different things that have never been seen before, but these observations will provide an important clue to solving the mystery of KIC 8462852."
This discovery could reshape our understanding of how black holes impact their host galaxy and potentially the intergalactic medium.
Watch the excavation of this 30-ton rock!