1. ATLAS telescope discovers first-of-its-kind asteroid  Science Daily
  2. Freaky ‘Active’ Object in Jupiter’s Orbit Is First of Its Kind Seen by Astronomers  Gizmodo
  3. Astronomers Have Just Detected a New Kind of Asteroid  ScienceAlert
  4. ATLAS telescope spots an asteroid that has sprouted a comet-like tail  New Atlas
  5. Scientists discover first-of-its-kind asteroid that's having an identity crisis  CNET
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It’s neither an asteroid nor a comet but something in between. It’s also parked within Jupiter’s orbit, making this object the first of its kind to ever be detected. It’s neither an asteroid nor a comet but something in between. It’s also parked within Jupiter’s orbit, making this object the first of its kind to ever be detected.

Freaky ‘Active’ Object in Jupiter’s Orbit Is First of Its Kind Seen by Astronomers

We tend to think of asteroids and comets as pretty strictly delineated categories.We tend to think of asteroids and comets as pretty strictly delineated categories.

Astronomers Have Just Detected a New Kind of Asteroid

Scientists using the Asteroid Terrestrial-impact Last Alert System telescope have discovered an asteroid that shows the property of a comet. Designated 2019 LD2, the Trojan asteroid shares the same orbit with Jupiter, yet exhibits a comet-like tail.Scientists using the University of Hawaii‘s Asteroid Terrestrial-impact Last Alert System (ATLAS) telescope have discovered an asteroid that shows the property of a comet. Designated 2019 LD2, the Trojan asteroid shares the same orbit as Jupiter, yet exhibits a tail like a comet.

ATLAS telescope spots an asteroid that has sprouted a comet-like tail

Trojan asteroids orbit 60 degrees ahead of and behind Jupiter, in its wide orbit at 5 times Earth's distance from the sun. Now the 1st Trojan asteroid has been found with a comet-like tail.Trojan asteroids orbit 60 degrees ahead of and behind Jupiter, in its wide orbit at 5 times Earth's distance from the sun. Now the 1st Trojan asteroid has been found with a comet-like tail.

One of Jupiter's Trojan asteroids has a comet-like tail | Space | EarthSky

It's doing what no known Jupiter Trojan asteroid has done before.It's doing what no known Jupiter Trojan asteroid has done before.

Scientists discover first-of-its-kind asteroid that's having an identity crisis - CNET

Astronomers with the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa's ATLAS project have discovered a new type of Trojan asteroid. The twist: This one has a comet-like tail.It has an icy tail. That's weird.

New Asteroid with a Tail | Asteroids 2020

Although quite rare, it is not at all unusual for astronomers to come across so-called “active” asteroids, that share some characteristics with comets due to their...Although quite rare, it is not at all unusual for astronomers to come across so-called “active” asteroids, that share some characteristics with comets due to their...

Mysterious 'First-of-Its-Kind' Trojan Asteroid is Detected by Astronomers - Sputnik International

A newly discovered asteroid, unlike any we've seen before, has been reported by scientists at the University of Hawaii. Dubbed 2019 LD2, it is unique not just because of what it is, but where – sharing an orbit with Jupiter.A newly discovered asteroid, unlike any we've seen before, has been reported by scientists at the University of Hawaii. Dubbed 2019 LD2, it is unique not just because of what it is, but where – sharing an orbit with Jupiter.

One of Earth’s main planetary defense telescopes just spotted a NEW kind of ASTEROID… with a tail — RT World News

We know this sounds like a tall tail but...

Well, that's something boffins haven't seen before: A strange alien streaks around Jupiter • The Register

Called 2019 LD2, the unique stellar object was found in a swarm of asteroids known as the Jupiter Trojans and is the first of its kind seen spewing out gas like a comet.Called 2019 LD2, the unique stellar object was found in a swarm of asteroids known as the Jupiter Trojans and is the first of its kind seen spewing out gas like a comet.

Astronomers spot a new kind of asteroid with a comet-like tail | Daily Mail Online

Astronomers have discovered a “first-of-its-kind” object near Jupiter’s orbit, which appears to be a cross between an asteroid and a comet.Astronomers have discovered a “first-of-its-kind” object near Jupiter’s orbit, which appears to be a cross between an asteroid and a comet.

Jupiter asteroid: ‘First-of-its-kind’ active asteroid found near Jupiter’s orbit

It’s neither an asteroid nor a comet but something in between. It’s also parked within Jupiter’s orbit, making this object the first of its kind to ever be detected....It’s neither an asteroid nor a comet but something in between. It’s also parked within Jupiter’s orbit, making this object the first of its kind to ever be detected....

Freaky 'Active' Object In Jupiter's Orbit Is First Of Its Kind Seen By Astronomers | Gizmodo Australia

Astronomers have detected a new type of asteroid that has a strange characteristic.Astronomers have detected a new type of asteroid that has a strange characteristic.

Astronomers Discover New Type Of Asteroid With A Tail

A new kind of Jupiter Trojan asteroid has been spotted streaking through the skies by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s ATLAS system. ThisAsteroid 2019 LD2 isn't your typical space rock, and it's not acting like it either.

An asteroid is acting like a comet — confirming what scientists have speculated for years | Business Insider India

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We often think of asteroids and comets as distinct types of small bodies, but astronomers have discovered an increasing number of "crossovers." These objects initially appear to be asteroids, and later ...

ATLAS telescope discovers first-of-its-kind asteroid with a comet-like tail