Fast radio bursts detected in the Milky Way for the first time

News: Intense pulses of radio waves known as fast radio bursts (FRB) have been found in the Milky Way for the first time.   Facts: What are Fast Radio Bursts(FRB): These are bright bursts of radio waves (radio waves can be produced by astronomical objects with changing magnetic fields) whose durations lie in the millisecond-scale,… Continue reading Fast radio bursts detected in the Milky Way for the first time

Cosmic waves discovery could unlock the mysteries of space

A team of international astronomers have for the first time has found the precise source of a single/one-off fast radio bursts (FRBs).The signal has been named FRB 180924. The signal is named after the date of detection and it originated in the outskirts of a Milky Way-sized galaxy roughly 3.6 billion light-years from Earth. The… Continue reading Cosmic waves discovery could unlock the mysteries of space