“Are there any extraterrestrials?” The question has been on the agenda of humanity for a long time. Yet about it without evidence high-tech space telescopes could shed light on a new discovery. In this context, astronomers closest star system the one A new signal from Proxima Centauri they discovered. This signal, discovered since 1977 the most serious signal It was stated that.
A new signal has been discovered by Proxima Centauri
In April and May 2019, By the Parkes telescope During 30 hours of observations, it was understood that a narrow beam of radio waves was detected. During the analysis of these waves, a ground-based equipment (such as a radio telescope) or satellite not detected.
Of The Guardian to your news by Proxima Centauri 4.24 light-years from the SunWhile studies are continuing for the signal from the most serious signal stated that. First signal, in 1977 in Ohio Big Ear Radio Observatory received during a call by short-lived and narrowband it was a radio signal.
The signal from Proxima Centauri is The closest star system to the Sun It is important because it is. Even though Proxima Centauri is too weak to be seen with the naked eye, by astronomers was under intense scrutiny. Orbiting the star at least two planets known to be. One of them gas giant, the other is about a 17 percent larger planet. Proxima b The temperature of this planet, called suitable for water since in the habitable zone category takes place.
However, this does not mean that there is water in Proxima b. In 2017 NASAscientists at Proxima b It can be easily destroyed by intense radiation and solar flares. showed.