A scientist may have discovered the origin of the Wow! Signal, the most renowned extraterrestrial radio transmission in history, making it a prime target for SETI study (SETI).
The research, published in The International Journal of Astrobiology, says the signal may have emanated from a Sun-like star in the Sagittarius constellation.
The sequence in question refers only to signal strength, not a message.
No such signal has been observed since.
Many specialists have proposed suggestions to explain its genesis, most of them trivial.
One explanation given in 2017 stated that may have been formed by a hydrogen cloud enveloping two nearby comets