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    Mysterious cosmic signals have circular polarization

    (ORDO NEWS) — Scientists at the National Astronomical Observatory of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (NAOC) have for the first time detected the circular polarization of electromagnetic radiation, the source of which is repetitive fast radio bursts. The results of the study, point to the most likely source of flares – the magnetic field of neutron stars. Fast radio bursts (FRB) occur within a few milliseconds and are accompanied by…