View Full Version : mysterious burper in milky way

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

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.

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

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)

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)