Thursday, October 17, 2019
Astronomers pinpoint location of a single fast radio burst for the first time. Powerful but mysterious outbursts of radio waves are popping off all around us. Researchers using a radio telescope array in Australia have finally traced a one-and-done burst back to the galaxy it came from, a first.
OK, I know this is kind of a fringe thing, but we've had two threads already on FRBs. I find them fascinating, and to pinpoint one is outstanding news.
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