Black hole collision detected by LIGO confirms another part of Einstein’s theory of relativity

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 10:22 in Astronomy & Space

Scientists with the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory, or LIGO, have detected the signal from a cataclysmic collision between two black holes that lie 3 billion light-years away – much farther than the previous two discoveries. The findings, described in a paper accepted to Physical...

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