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Light shed on mystery space radio pulses

Light shed on mystery space radio pulses

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Astronomers have shed more light on a mysterious source of recurring radio pulses from space.Fast radio bursts are one of the most persistent puzzles in astronomy; while usually short-lived, one source in the sky was sending out repeated flashes.Now, a team says the strange emission could be caused by a dead star with an exceptionally powerful magnetic field.Details were reported here at the 231st American Astronomical Society meeting.The first FRB was discovered in 2007, in archived data from the Parkes Radio Telescope in Australia. Astronomers were searching for new examples of magnetised neutron stars called pulsars, but found a new phenomenon - a radio burst from 2001. Since then, 18 FRBs - also referred to as "flashes" or "sizzles" - have been found in total.But only one of these sour...
Escalating pulses: Helen Flanagan unloads colossal cleavage as she shimmies down stairs

Escalating pulses: Helen Flanagan unloads colossal cleavage as she shimmies down stairs

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Corrie's Helen Flanagan looked a long way from the cobbles as she posed up a storm in the sizzling pic.The blonde bombshell wore an extremely low-cut, blush-coloured jumpsuit that revealed her buxom bosoms, which she paired with a coordinating pastel pink bag.Helen kept her golden tresses in loose waves and added a slick of pink gloss to her plump pout.INSTAGRAM/ HELEN FLANAGANBOOBALICIOUS: Helen unloads colossal cleavageFans scrambled to Helen Flanagan's Instagram page to share their thoughts on the sizzling snap.One follower commented: "Looking really beautiful."While another simply added: "Wow."INSTAGRAM/ HELEN FLANAGANBLONDE BOMBSHELL: Helen poses up a stormHelen Flanagan sexiest snaps Helen FlanaganThe blonde bombshell captioned the pic: "Looking for the best place in Glasgow to ...