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Scientists say it's possible to blow up the Sun. On purpose.

As if we didn't already have enough to worry about, a pair of scientists are warning that it's theoretically possible to deliberately detonate the Sun. Called an "artificial supernova," this event could represent a new existential risk to the human species. Or maybe, these guys don't know what the hell they're talking… » 8/09/13 2:36pm 8/09/13 2:36pm