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Boffins baffled by record-smashing supernova that shouldn't exist

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Either that or the next civilization opening a Pandora's box

One way to explain the fact that we have not run across sentient life is that there is a pandora's box waiting for it somewhere out there.

It may be someone cranking the CERN equivalent too much. It also may be (and more likely) some doing the galactic equivalent of a suicide bomb as described here:

http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1447224094/ref=pd_lpo_sbs_dp_ss_1?pf_rd_p=569136327&pf_rd_s=lpo-top-stripe&pf_rd_t=201&pf_rd_i=1447224108&pf_rd_m=A3P5ROKL5A1OLE&pf_rd_r=1RTKPVQRPN6RF1VKS91W

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