The revolutionary radio telescope CHIME has now detected 13 new fast radio burst signals, including a ...

During a three-week test run, the Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME), a revolutionary radio telescope with no moving parts, has picked up 13 unexplained radio signals coming from beyond the Milky Way. These signals, known as fast radio bursts (FRBs) due to how quickly they come and go, are part of one of the strangest mysteries of modern astronomy, but the new detections could help unlock their source, thanks to a rare one that seems to be repeating.

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