A Timely Discovery is a quest step in Destiny 2.
Part of the Recovering the Past Quest.
"The results of my research are... interesting. Meet me on Mercury, and you can see for yourself." - Osiris
The energy patterns you have collected have allowed Osiris to stabilize the phased object. Perhaps the stabilization will uncover exactly what the object is.
- Speak with Osiris.
- Return to Mercury and the Sundial.
- Approach and talk with Osiris to learn more of what you have found.