Archive: 8/01/2007

Eavesdropping on the Universe

Astronomers have proposed an improved method of searching for intelligent extraterrestrial life using instruments like one now under construction in Australia. The Low Frequency Demonstrator (LFD) of the Mileura Wide-Field ...

dateJan 08, 2007 in General Physics
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Quasar light variability linked to black hole mass

Quasars are some of the most luminous and distant objects in the universe – and appear to have something in common with ordinary light bulbs, say researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and at the ...

dateJan 08, 2007 in Astronomy
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Astronomers discover a trio of quasars

Using ESO's Very Large Telescope and the W.M. Keck Observatory, astronomers at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland and the California Institute of Technology, USA, have discovered the first known ...

dateJan 08, 2007 in Astronomy
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