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Astronomers detect regular rhythm of radio waves, with origins unknown

Written by  Thursday, 18 June 2020 03:50
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Boston MA (SPX) Jun 18, 2020
A team of astronomers, including researchers at MIT, has picked up on a curious, repeating rhythm of fast radio bursts emanating from an unknown source outside our galaxy, 500 million light years away. Fast radio bursts, or FRBs, are short, intense flashes of radio waves that are thought to be the product of small, distant, extremely dense objects, though exactly what those objects might b

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