For the first time, the most powerful antenna in the world...


translations

In an astronomical precedent that occurs for the first time, the most powerful antenna in the world has detected signals from 19 distant stars, suggesting the presence of “hidden planets” orbiting around them.

The exciting signals come from dwarf stars about 165 light-years from Earth, and according to a team from the University of Queensland in Australia, “the best explanation is the presence of planets around them.”

This is the first time astronomers have been able to detect radio waves likely from an exoplanet, the team said, describing their detection as an “important step for radio astronomy.”

The planets of the solar system emit strong radio waves, their magnetic fields interact with the solar wind, but such waves have not previously been observed outside the system.

Scientists were not able to know the size of the planets that emit the waves, or if they have life, after monitoring the signals through the antenna in the Netherlands.

The study’s lead author, Benjamin Pope, said the findings could lead to new techniques in the search for worlds orbiting stars, similar to the solar system.

As one of the study’s authors, Joseph Callingham of Leiden University in the Netherlands, explained, “The team is confident that these signals come from the magnetic communication of stars and planets that orbit in invisible orbits, similar to the interaction between Jupiter and its moon Io.”





These were the details of the news For the first time, the most powerful antenna in the world... for this day. We hope that we have succeeded by giving you the full details and information. To follow all our news, you can subscribe to the alerts system or to one of our different systems to provide you with all that is new.

It is also worth noting that the original news has been published and is available at saudi24news and the editorial team at AlKhaleej Today has confirmed it and it has been modified, and it may have been completely transferred or quoted from it and you can read and follow this news from its main source.

PREV Unexpected radio signals from distant stars indicate hidden planets
NEXT Vivo Y33s is a new phone from Vivo | The...

Author Information

I am Jeff King and I’m passionate about business and finance news with over 4 years in the industry starting as a writer working my way up into senior positions. I am the driving force behind Al-KhaleejToday.NET with a vision to broaden the company’s readership throughout 2016. I am an editor and reporter of “Financial” category. Address: 383 576 Gladwell Street Longview, TX 75604, USA Phone: (+1) 903-247-0907 Email: [email protected]