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

October 3, 2017

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

September 27, 2017

Let's delve into the crazy science that made the detection possible.

August 28, 2017

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

August 25, 2017

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

August 13, 2017

Some of the most massive objects in the cosmos are missing.

July 3, 2017

The satellites will search for gravitational waves from collisions of supermassive black holes millions of times larger than those detected by its predecessor.

June 22, 2017

Ripples in space and time are transforming our understanding of physics.

June 2, 2017

We haven’t had luck looking for them. Now, we’re going to try listening.

March 30, 2017

We need to add “generate ripples in spacetime” to LIGO’s resume.

February 9, 2017