View Full Version : Article: Space burst could be new object

2005-Mar-04, 02:54 PM
This is interesting (http://www.cnn.com/2005/TECH/space/03/03/space.burst.reut/), did anyone else see it?

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -- A strange and powerful burst of radio waves from near the center of our galaxy may have come from a previously unknown type of space object, U.S. astronomers reported on Wednesday.

2005-Mar-04, 03:08 PM
yeah, um...

ToSeeked? (http://www.badastronomy.com/phpBB/viewtopic.php?t=20070)

Actually, Doubly (http://www.badastronomy.com/phpBB/viewtopic.php?t=20059) so!

2005-Mar-04, 03:08 PM
Honestly, haven't those astronomers solved the mysteries of the universe yet?

Magnetars, eh? Sounds like the making of a cool camp scifi story.

2005-Mar-04, 03:25 PM
well I did a cursory look at thread titles before I posted. I figured you guys were on top of it, but I tossed it in just in case. :D