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Did ‘Wow!’ Signal in 1977 Come From a Sun-Like Star 1,800 Light-Years Away?
Dais Newsfeed | 25/05/2022 11:16 PM | Click to read full article
On August 15, 1977, a mysterious 'Wow!' signal had briefly blared through a radio telescope that lasted for 72 seconds. Now, almost half a century later, researchers may have discovered the source of the alleged alien broadcast.
A study recently published on May 6 indicates that the signal likely came from a Sun-like star located 1,800 light-years away from the Earth, in the constellation Sagittarius.