Is this the fastest thing in the universe?

In 1991 a cosmic ray was detected that was far more powerful than anything seen before. Since then over 70 more have been detected but how they were created and were they came from is still a bit of a mystery.

In this video, we look at what is the fastest physical object ever detected in the universe.

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