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Discovery marks first cosmic event observed in both gravitational waves and light.
The research team identified a Type Ia supernova that had exploded only within a day before their observation.
Nobel Prize shared by 2017 Kavli Prize Winners in Astrophysics, Rainer Weiss and Kip Thorne.
Finding is an important step to understanding origin of mysterious particles .
Research sheds light on the physical mechanisms that form black holes and drive their growth.
Discovery launches new era of gravitational wave science
Early results from the SAGA Survey indicate that the Milky Way’s satellites are much more tranquil than other systems
An international team of researchers has uncovered characteristics about superluminous supernovae previously impossible to determine.
SLAC, Stanford researchers show that brain-mimicking ‘neural networks’ can revolutionize the way astrophysicists analyze complex data.
Scholars discuss phenomenon's significance in science, culture, religion