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Search for aliens intensifies, new techniques announced to determine ‘whether we are alone in the universe’

by Chris Ciaccia, Fox News

Following the news that scientists discovered a fast radio burst from deep space that is “repeating” every 16 days, experts are increasing their efforts to look for alien life.

Scientists at the SETI Institute announced they are working on new techniques to spot “technosignatures” that could potentially indicate the presence of an advanced civilization. SETI will use the Very Large Array (VLA) telescope in New Mexico for their work and provide data to the search system.

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What is sending radio signals to Earth from deep space like clockwork?

by Joe Pinkstone for MailOnline, DailyMail

Mysterious object 500 million light years away is transmitting signals that hit our planet every 16-days without fail.

Astronomers have identified the first reliable pattern of a fast radio burst (FRB) source in deep space, but still don’t know what causes the phenomenon. 

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