Science found strange object blasting radio waves into space.
This mysterious object is blasting radio waves into every 18 minutes.
Its unclear what this object is but it is relatively close.
Mysterious object blasts radio waves into space
As of right now we aren’t sure what this is but its kind of close.
Its 4,000 light years away.
With the waves making their way through space every 18 minutes its much slower than similar object.
Even stranger facts about these radio waves
Apparently this object disappears and reappears every few hours.
Astronomers have described it as “completely unexpected” and ” kind of spooky for an astronomer because there’s nothing known in the sky that does that.”
It’s possibly that these waves are coming from a neutron or dwarf start with an extremely strong magnetic field.
What exactly are these radio wave doing?
Researchers say that this object is spinning fast.
And sends out waves that flash at Earth about three times an hour.
For one minute out of every 20 the object is one of the brightest sources of the waves in the sky.
The object works with a consistent rhythm.
Illuminating for 30 to 60 seconds every 18 minutes.
Its believed that the pulsing indicates the object is spinning.
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