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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.

Low cost, scalable water-splitting fuels the future hydrogen economy (1 June 2017)

Charlton honored with inaugural Teaching and Learning with Technology Impact Award (31 May 2017)

Penn State DNA ladders: inexpensive molecular rulers for DNA research (26 May 2017)

Todd LaJeunesse recognized for high impact research (25 May 2017)

Simpson Lecture Set for May 25 (18 May 2017)

Lessons from Ebola: New approach improves disease outbreak management (15 May 2017)

Nathanial Brown awarded 2017 Robinson Equal Opportunity Award (12 May 2017)

Rodríguez Hertz awarded Faculty Scholar Medal for Outstanding Achievement (10 May 2017)

Keating awarded Faculty Scholar Medal for Outstanding Achievement (10 May 2017)

Rao Prize Conference on May 12, 2017 features statistics prize winner (5 May 2017)

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