Talk:Wow! signal

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So?[edit]

The lede says "The signal bore the expected hallmarks of non-terrestrial and non-Solar System origin." It would be nice to know what those hallmarks are. Was it a complex signal repeated regularly? Did it show a mathematical progression? Did it translate into "all your base are belong to us?" What was special about this signal? Surely it must be more than the fact that it was on the 21-cm band.

What am I missing here?

*Septegram*Talk*Contributions* 17:02, 10 July 2014 (UTC)

References will answer your queries. David J Johnson (talk) 22:11, 14 July 2014 (UTC)
If you say so. I don't currently have a lot of time to update the article as it deserves, but I think this is information critical to the substance of the article. My question was more rhetorical than substantial; I was hoping someone would update the article. I guess I'll add it to my "List Of Things To Do Before I Die."
*Septegram*Talk*Contributions* 17:30, 15 July 2014 (UTC)