Fast radio bursts were used as "cosmic weigh stations" to find the sparsely distributed matter.
A newly discovered fast radio burst from within our galaxy confirms an exotic form of neutron star as one possible source of the highly energetic transmissions.
U.K. Astronomer Royal Martin Rees proposes that "post-humans" could one day transition into becoming "fully inorganic intelligences"
The technology has the potential to revolutionize navigation in space and usher in a new era of exploration to far-flung worlds.
Scientists discovered that fast radio bursts were not observed at lower frequencies, which was "really unexpected."
Sky survey vastly expands the number of FRBs—radio signals produced by hugely energetic but unknown sources.
Fast radio bursts were recorded during a survey of the sky that began January 2017.
Breakthrough Listen project observes 15 fast radio bursts coming from dwarf galaxy 3 billion light-years away.
Fast radio burst 150215 was detected in real-time with the Parkes radio telescope in Australia in 2015.