New Gravitational Wave Research May Finally Reveal Mysterious “Dark Matter”

One breakthrough in physics may lead to another.

October 3, 2017

The Nobel Prize Was Just Awarded for the Discovery Of “Ripples” in Spacetime

Their discovery confirmed a prediction made by Einstein a century ago.

October 3, 2017

Scientists Detect New Gravitational Waves from a Black Hole Collision

"With the next observing run planned for Fall 2018, we can expect such detections weekly or even more often."

September 27, 2017

Gravitational Lensing Provides Rare Glimpse into Interiors of Black Holes

The technique relies on the presence of a large cluster of matter between the observer and the object to magnify light coming from that object.

September 2, 2017

Researchers Have a Theory on How the Lights Went On After the Big Bang

Black holes may have ended the early dark ages immediately following the big bang.

August 30, 2017

Black Holes Outside Our Galaxy Work Differently From Ours

Extra-galactic black holes may either spin slowly, or tumble quickly in an unusual orbit.

August 25, 2017

Watch: What Happens When a Star Dies?

See what causes a collapsed star to become a black hole, a neutron star, or a white dwarf.

August 21, 2017

Cosmic Census: There Could Be 100 Million Black Holes in Our Galaxy Alone

Gravitational waves suggest that these black holes are merging more frequently than previously thought.

August 13, 2017

A Groundbreaking Discovery Just Verified the Existence of Orbiting Supermassive Black Holes

This could radically impact our understanding of the universe.

June 27, 2017

New Research Shows That a “Naked Singularity” Could Exist in Physics

There’s no telling what this major finding could mean for theoretical physics.

May 22, 2017