We’ve seen more fast radio bursts, but still don’t know what they are (page 2)

A Gift From Halley This weekend, go outside and look up in the dark hours before dawn to witness the annual Orionid meteor shower, which will hit its peak overnight on October 21-22. You may have seen a few stray meteors zooming across the sky, leftover Draconids whose peak passed earlier this month or leftover meteors from the South Taurid shower that’s still ongoing. But this week, and more specifically this weekend, the Orionid meteors will be easy to spot. The Orionid meteors streak

We’ve seen more fast radio bursts, but still don’t know what they are

A survey shows that the lone repeating instance is a real exception.

Thu 11 Oct 18 from Ars Technica

Mysterious deep-space flashes: 19 more 'fast radio bursts' found

A huge haul of newfound fast radio bursts (FRBs) may help astronomers finally start to get a handle on these mysterious and powerful blasts from deep space.

Thu 11 Oct 18 from FOXNews

Mysterious Deep-Space Flashes: 19 More 'Fast Radio Bursts' Found , Wed 10 Oct 18 from SPACE.com

Astronomers Confirm Earth Is Being Bombarded with Ancient, Invisible Energy from Another Galaxy

The brightest lights you cannot see are bombarding Earth from another galaxy, and they could be signs of aliens.

Wed 10 Oct 18 from Livescience

Australian researchers DOUBLE the number of known fast radio bursts

Australian researchers have discovered a bevvy of brief but powerful bursts of radio waves. Among the 19 signals observed were some of the closest and brightest FRBs ever detected.

Wed 10 Oct 18 from Daily Mail

New load of mysterious alien signals detected in one big haul - CNET

The latest batch of fast radio bursts could help us better understand the universe.

Wed 10 Oct 18 from CNET

Look up this weekend: The Orionid meteor shower will light up the sky

A Gift From Halley This weekend, go outside and look up in the dark hours before dawn to witness the annual Orionid meteor shower, which will hit its peak overnight on October 21-22. You may ...

Thu 18 Oct 18 from Astronomy.com

Earth narrowly misses massive meteor storm

On Oct. 8-9, European sky watchers were amazed when a flurry of faint meteors filled the sky at midnight. It was an outburst of the annual Draconids meteor shower. Turns out, that outburst was ...

Sat 13 Oct 18 from Watts Up With That?

Telescope spots 20 new fast radio bursts

With the help of Western Australia's CSIRO radio telescope array, astronomers have nearly doubled the number of documented fast radio bursts.

Wed 10 Oct 18 from UPI

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