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Fast Radio Bursts On Repeat – Aliens, Or A Rotating Neutron Star?

A team of scientists from CSIRO and McGill have achieved an first by being able to pinpoint the source of…

6 years ago

Into The Black? Maybe Radio Bursts Are From Outside The Galaxy After All, Study Says

Where are these radio bursts coming from? Astronomers have heard these signals from the sky several times, but always with…

7 years ago

New Arecibo Radar Images Show Comet Responsible for Camelopardalids is an Icy, Cratered Mini World

When Comet 209P/LINEAR -- the comet that brought us the Camelopardalids meteor shower last weekend - was first discovered in…

7 years ago

Arecibo Observatory Back in Action Following Earthquake Damage

Damage to the iconic Arecibo Observatory from an earthquake earlier this year has been repaired and the telescope is now…

8 years ago

Arecibo Observatory Undergoing Emergency Repairs After Earthquake Causes Damage

The Arecibo Observatory’s 305 meter (1,000 ft) radio telescope is undergoing emergency repair after being damaged during a 6.4 magnitude…

8 years ago

Podcast: The Arecibo Observatory

The mighty Arecibo Radio Observatory is one of the most powerful radio telescopes ever built – it’s certainly the larger…

8 years ago

Recent Earth-Passing Asteroid is Much Bigger Than Originally Estimated

An asteroid that recently passed by Earth is about twice as large as originally estimated, and it would have had…

9 years ago