A group of University of British Columbia (UBC) has detected repeated radio explosions, that come from the same place 1.5 billion light years from our planet.
These radial bursts are only flashes of milliseconds duration, which would not be so strange in space.
In addition, this sign is the second of its kind, and the mystery of who they are and where they come from remains unsolved.
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The first was discovered in 2015 by the Arecibo radio telescopeand by 2018 details were known about the enormous amounts of energy emanating.
Yes well this rapid overflow was recorded at a frequency of 700 megahertz, some up to 400 megahertz.
The report, published in Nature, reports on "the detection of six repeated bursts of FRB 180814.J0422 + 73, one of the 13 fast radio bursts detected. "In addition, they make it clear that these signals would arrive from the same place in space.
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Stairs Ingrid, one of the members of UBC's scientific and astrophysics team, "Knowing there is another suggests that there might be more out there".
"With more repeaters and more sources available to study we could understand these cosmic enigmas: where they are from and what gives rise to them"He assured her.
One hypothesis states that a powerful astrophysical phenomenon would be causing themlike a supernova. Others point to extraterrestrial civilizations.
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However, if the UBC team could detect these waves in their preliminary work, already expects to have better results and more answers when fully operational.