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Originally posted by pheonix358
I volunteer to be the first to say it.
These emanations are due to photon torpedo detonations. Just another war, nothing to see here.
The sun puts out a lot of energy, so that's a pretty impressive burst!
"These bursts gave off more energy in a millisecond than the sun does in 300,000 years," said principal investigator Dan Thornton
Depends on what you mean by "us". If you mean the people alive right now, there's very little human space travel.
Originally posted by Sinter Klaas
Space isn't that important to us
Originally posted by DaTroof
What a worthless article.
All this does is brilliantly display how immensely unimportant space is. Let's solve problems here on Earth before making phony claims using faulty equipment.
Originally posted by stumason
reply to post by AnarchoCapitalist
How are they "outrageously unbelievable"?
Many GRB's are caused by supernovae, which is quite believable.