Gravitational waves

A black hole circling a wormhole would emit weird gravitational waves

7 days ago   |   Science News for Students

A black hole circling a wormhole would emit weird gravitational waves : Gravitational wave detectors have already spotted mysterious black holes. But something even stranger...
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Neutron stars locked in orbit ‘could shed light on universe's biggest mysteries'

Neutron stars locked in orbit ‘could shed light on universe's biggest mysteries'

27 days ago   |   Metro

Neutron stars are extremely dense astronomical objects are stellar remains of a supernova, packing hundreds of thousands of times the Earth's mass into a space that is the size...
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LIGO is so sensitive it shudders with the quantum noise of light

LIGO is so sensitive it shudders with the quantum noise of light

1 month ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / The mirrors of LIGO are a bit large to be experiencing quantum effects. Quantum effects are generally thought of as small and fragile. Typically, we're only able to...
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Physicists observe flare with the light of a trillion suns as black holes merge in distant galaxy

Physicists observe flare with the light of a trillion suns as black holes merge in distant galaxy

1 month ago   |   Metro

Artist's impression issued by Caltech University of a supermassive black hole and its surrounding disk of gas. Flares of light that may have been created by two black holes...
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Black holes can produce light when they collide, new research shows - astronomers just saw the first-ever 'flare' from a spacetime-bending merger

Black holes can produce light when they collide, new research shows - astronomers just saw the first-ever 'flare' from a spacetime-bending merger

1 month ago   |   Business Insider   |   4 articles

Two black holes crashed together and merged in a violent collision that bent space and time , sending gravitational waves towards Earth. The Laser Interferometer...
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Astronomers may have spotted first light ever detected from black hole merger

Astronomers may have spotted first light ever detected from black hole merger

1 month ago   |   Ars Technica   |   4 articles

Enlarge / Artist's concept of a supermassive black hole and its surrounding accretion disk of gas. Embedded within this disk are two smaller black holes, orbiting one another...
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LIGO and Virgo detected a collision between a black hole and a mystery object

1 month ago   |   Science News for Students

LIGO and Virgo detected a collision between a black hole and a mystery object : Ripples in spacetime have revealed a distant collision between a black hole and a mystery...
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Meghan Markle wins fight to keep identities of five friends secret

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M&Co to shut 47 stores and shed 380 jobs in business shake-up

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Wesley Streete Guilty Of Raping And Murdering 'Friend' Keeley Bunker

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