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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.

New gene therapy reprograms brain glial cells into neurons (13 November 2018)

Penn State set to lead on new exoplanet science priorities (7 November 2018)

Hot temperatures can trigger an RNA response in plants (5 November 2018)

Abhay Ashtekar honored with Einstein Prize (23 October 2018)

Three Penn State researchers awarded research grants by the Kaufman Foundation (23 October 2018)

Babu honored with Jerome Sacks Award for Cross-Disciplinary Research (18 October 2018)

Pathogens may evade immune response with metal-free enzyme required for DNA replication (18 October 2018)

Marker lecture - "Mathematical Models and Their Impact on Our Daily Life" (Event Date: 22 October 2018) (114 McAllister Building, from 22 October 2018 08:00 PM to 22 October 2018 09:30 PM)

Marker Lectures in the Mathematical Sciences Scheduled for October 22, 23, and 24 (16 October 2018)

Hunter named Teaching and Learning with Technology Faculty Fellow (15 October 2018)

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