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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.

Unlocking the mystery behind blood clots (25 April 2019)

New research shows promise for success of underrepresented scholars in STEM (25 April 2019)

New sensor detects rare metals used in smartphones (23 April 2019)

Lauren Zarzar receives 2019 ACS Unilever Award (23 April 2019)

Four Eberly College of Science graduate students receive Penn State awards (22 April 2019)

Sylvia Bintrim to represent Penn State’s Eberly College of Science as student marshal at spring commencement 2019 (22 April 2019)

Penn State physics student joins forces with NASA in Norway (22 April 2019)

Six Eberly College of Science students offered graduate funding from National Science Foundation and Department of Energy (18 April 2019)

Features that make lizards sexy are resilient to stress (17 April 2019)

Stone Memorial Lecture rescheduled for April 30 (17 April 2019)

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