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Astronomers Have Detected a Whopping 8 New Repeating Signals From Deep Space

by Michelle Starr, ScienceAlert

One of the biggest mysteries out there in the Universe is inching closer to answers. An astonishing eight new repeating radio signals known as fast radio bursts (FRBs) have been detected flaring from deep space.

At the start of 2019, just one of these mysterious signals, FRB 121102, was known to flash repeatedly. In January, scientists reported a second repeating one (FRB 180814).

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Mysterious Repeating Signals Have Been Detected Coming From Space For The Second Time

by Michelle Starr, Science Alert

For only the second time, astronomers have picked up a mysterious repeating signal coming from an unknown source in space.

They’re called fast radio bursts. And in less than the blink of an eye, they ping into the data collected by radio telescopes out of nowhere, with as much energy as a hundred million Suns.

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