In remembrance of Frank Drake (May 28, 1930-September 2, 2022), today’s classic paper summary covers his eponymous equation, thoughts on SETI approaches, and legacy.
In a galaxy cluster menaced by twin fire-breathing supermassive black holes, can some flimsy fibers blunt the carnage?
Fast radio bursts have puzzled astronomers for several years. Today’s authors examine whether fast radio bursts could be linked to another bursty astronomical phenomenon – gamma ray bursts.
Today’s authors peer deep into a galaxy cluster to look for signs of a radio phoenix spreading its wings!
Polarity, reversing in the plasma sea
Ending coronal shines, choking off these field lines
But it’s just the price I pay, destiny is calling me
In today’s paper, astronomers look for meandering modern-day analogues of the ancient building blocks of supermassive black holes.