ITV NEWS: Scientists investigating mystery radio signals from a galaxy far, far away

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Release date: 12/2/2020

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She told ITV News: "This particular FRB is relatively close by compared to most others as it originates at a distance of half a billion light-years away. To put it simply, this means that the light left the source even before dinosaurs were roaming the earth."

She explained how astronomers locate such a source, when it's from so far away...

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TitleScientists investigating mystery radio signals from a galaxy far, far away
Media name/outletITV News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date12/02/20
DescriptionShe told ITV News: "This particular FRB is relatively close by compared to most others as it originates at a distance of half a billion light-years away. To put it simply, this means that the light left the source even before dinosaurs were roaming the earth."

She explained how astronomers locate such a source, when it's from so far away...
URLhttps://www.itv.com/news/2020-02-12/scientists-investigating-mystery-radio-signals-from-a-galaxy-far-far-away/
PersonsManisha Caleb