The National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) and the
Green Bank Observatory is collaborating with the Raytheon Company to detect and
characterize near-Earth asteroids in our solar system large enough to cause
significant damage should they ever strike the Earth.
Scientists have detected the first reliable radio signal pattern in space … The transmission broadcasts from a galaxy half a billion light years away. Can radio astronomy catch up and solve the mystery?
The Breakthrough Listen Initiative today (Friday, Feb. 14) released data from the most comprehensive survey yet of radio emissions from the plane of the Milky Way galaxy and the region around its central black hole, and it is inviting the public to search the data for signals from intelligent civilizations.