We may be a step closer to understanding the mystery of fast radio bursts (FRBs), as astronomers have now detected the first such signal from within our own galaxy. The radio burst in this case was traced to a highly magnetic dead star called a magnetar, which could be key to unlocking the origin of these strange space signals.Continue ReadingCategory: Space, ScienceTags: Astronomy, Radio, Radio Waves, Fast Radio Bursts, ESA, Integral, Stars, X-ray, New Atlas Audio

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