articles tagged: magnetars
are fast radio bursts the screams of cosmic zombies?
# space

are fast radio bursts the screams of cosmic zombies?

We might not know exactly what produces mysterious fast radio bursts, but we’re finally recording enough events to point the finger at potential culprits...

the deep space cataclysm that keeps on happening
# science

the deep space cataclysm that keeps on happening

Fast radio bursts get even more mysterious with new detections and point to a new culprit: magnetically supercharged neutron stars.

where to find the energy for a warp drive
# space

where to find the energy for a warp drive

While we'd need to generate an immense amount of energy to power a warp drive, there are events in this universe with that kind of energy output...