Astronomers' New Tool May Help Solve Intergalactic Mystery Fast Radio Bursts are extremely powerful bursts of energy coming from far beyond the Milky Way. No one knows what's causing them but a new telescope in Canada should help find an explanation.
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Astronomers' New Tool May Help Solve Intergalactic Mystery

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Astronomers' New Tool May Help Solve Intergalactic Mystery

Astronomers' New Tool May Help Solve Intergalactic Mystery

Astronomers' New Tool May Help Solve Intergalactic Mystery

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Fast Radio Bursts are extremely powerful bursts of energy coming from far beyond the Milky Way. No one knows what's causing them but a new telescope in Canada should help find an explanation.

CHIME Pathfinder prototype radio telescope Keith Vanderlinde/Dunlap Institute hide caption

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CHIME Pathfinder prototype radio telescope

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