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New gravity waves hit Earth after record-breaking trip through space

Gravitational waves produced by the birth of a massive black hole, a record-breaking billions of light-years from Earth, have been detected by the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO). The waves were generated when two smaller black holes collided and then merged to form a larger black hole with a mass about fifty times larger than our sun's.

Read more about the new gravity waves discovery here.

NSF mid-scale award sets off the first extension of IceCube (16 July 2019)

Finding deletions and duplications in the human genome: Machine learning for diagnosis of genetic variations (8 July 2019)

Eberly College of Science nontenure-line faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2019 (8 July 2019)

Aishwarya Kumar selected to meet with Nobel Laureates (1 July 2019)

Game theory shows why stigmatization may not make sense in modern society (27 June 2019)

Eberly College of Science announces two new associate deans for undergraduate education (25 June 2019)

Eberly College of Science promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2019 (21 June 2019)

Linking health and population patterns via satellite (18 June 2019)

'Pop' goes the rocket: Arts Fest workshop to ignite kids' curiosity in STEM (17 June 2019)

Xin Zhang honored as Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences (14 June 2019)

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