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buzzlightbeer
2005-Mar-03, 09:54 PM
may be old news, but...

Here is a story (http://www.theregister.co.uk/2005/03/03/mysterious_burper/) about something mysterious that burped in our milky way

antoniseb
2005-Mar-03, 10:49 PM
Originally posted by buzzlightbeer@Mar 3 2005, 09:54 PM
something mysterious that burped in our milky way
That's curious. Five or more long wave radio bursts evenly spaced about seven hours apart. I'm not sure what would have caused this, but I'm not sure "burp" is the right word for the phenomenon.

buzzlightbeer
2005-Mar-03, 11:02 PM
ok 5 burps. ;)

buzzlightbeer
2005-Mar-03, 11:06 PM
here is some technical data. not sure if were supposed to be looking at it...but i googled it

http://lheawww.gsfc.nasa.gov/users/craigm/...J1745-3009.html (http://lheawww.gsfc.nasa.gov/users/craigm/galscan/html/GCRT_J1745-3009.html)

buzzlightbeer
2005-Mar-04, 12:16 AM
scientific american reports on it now

http://www.sciam.com/article.cfm?chanID=sa...20483414B7F0000 (http://www.sciam.com/article.cfm?chanID=sa007&articleID=000566BB-3204-1226-B20483414B7F0000)