Occam’s Razor needed for ‘Oumuamua discussion

This artist’s rendering provided by the European Southern Observatory shows the interstellar object named “‘Oumuamua,” which was discovered on Oct. 19, 2017, by the Pan-STARRS 1 telescope in Hawaii. (M. Kornmesser/European Southern Observatory via AP)

There is still much that scientists do not know about ‘Oumuamua, the interstellar object that was discovered passing through our solar system in 2017. But most agree that it probably isn’t the work of aliens.