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These black holes collided so hard they made space-time jiggle
It’s the largest merger ever detected.
A lopsided pair of dead stars could reveal some of the universe’s secrets
The stellar odd couple is a rare find.
We may have evidence of a neutron star smashing into a black hole
An unprecedented cosmic observation.
Gravitational waves could solve a cosmological crisis within five years—or shake physics to its core
We’re closing in on one of the most important numbers in the universe.
Neutron star collisions may have created most of the gold in the universe
All that glitters is a neutron star collision.
Gravitational waves just showed us something even cooler than black holes
Observatories all over the world caught a new kind of collision.
Three men just won a Nobel Prize for the work of more than a thousand people
1 experiment. 1,011 people.
The detection of ripples in the fabric of spacetime just won a Nobel Prize
Making waves in the physics community.
LIGO spots its third black hole merger
The observatory could eventually detect a new collision every day.
13 Science-Themed Halloween Costume Ideas For 2016
Because sexy Harambe is in poor taste