Tidal disruption process (IMAGE) University of California - Santa Cruz Caption This illustration shows the tidal disruption process that can give rise to 'Oumuamua-like objects. Credit NAOC/Y. Zhang Usage Restrictions For use only with news coverage of this research License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.