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Fraser
2005-Sep-10, 07:45 PM
SUMMARY: Radio astronomers have detected a series of powerful radio wave blasts from near the centre of the Milky Way that defies an easy explanation, and could lead to the discovery of a new class of object. The team was watching the galactic centre with the National Science Foundation's Very Large Array when they saw 5 bursts occur every 77 minutes, each lasting 10 minutes long. The team will attempt to match up X-rays to the radio busts, as it will help pin down the source of these unusual emissions.

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Ara Pacis
2005-Sep-10, 07:56 PM
Could it be an attempt at intelligent communication?