## Thursday, April 10, 2008

### Radio towers on the Moon

Benjamin Wandelt (UIUC) proposes to build radio towers on the other side of the Moon, in order to measure FM-frequency radiation that would be emitted by cosmic superstrings:
Test of string theory proposed
It may look like a wild idea but it may be both doable and useful. Indeed, the Earth is no longer good enough to detect this kind of radiation from space.