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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.

The hidden complexity underlying a common cause of autism: Uncovering genetic interactions responsible for neurodevelopmental disorders (29 June 2018)

Eberly College of Science fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2018 (26 June 2018)

'Nuru' becomes African farmers' newest ally against fall armyworm (25 June 2018)

Peter Hudson recognized as "Humanitarian of the Year" by Kish Bank (22 June 2018)

Compound made inside human body stops viruses from replicating (20 June 2018)

Eberly College of Science promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2018 (19 June 2018)

Capturing light in a waveguide array: Confined, insensitive light could improve lasers, solar cells (4 June 2018)

Climate change forced zombie ant fungi to adapt (30 May 2018)

Edward O’Brien honored with OpenEye Outstanding Junior Faculty Award (29 May 2018)

Mechanical force controls the speed of protein synthesis (16 May 2018)

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