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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 gravitational wave hits Earth -- For the first time, 3 detectors zoom in on its location (27 September 2017)

Gene associated with schizophrenia risk regulates neurodevelopment (22 September 2017)

Russell E. Marker Lectures in the Statistical Sciences set for October 5 and 6 (21 September 2017)

Mystery solved: Super-energetic space particles crash to Earth from far, far away (21 September 2017)

Simpson and Priestley Lectures set for October 2 and 3, 2017 (21 September 2017)

Pollard Lecture Set for September 28 (20 September 2017)

$4.92M gift to Penn State for new industrial biotechnology center (19 September 2017)

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