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News: Second Detection

Gravitational Waves Detected from Second Pair of Colliding Black Holes!

The LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo collaboration identify a second gravitational wave event in the data from Advanced LIGO detectors.

Washington State University physicists are part of this discovery

On December 25, 2016 at 7:38:53 p.m. Pacific Standard Time, scientists observed gravitational waves--ripples in the fabric of spacetime--for the second time... read more