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Astrophysics applies the laws of physics and chemistry to explain the birth, life, and death of stars, planets, galaxies, nebulae, and other objects in the universe. Perimeter researchers work closely with experimentalists to discover new aspects of nature.

A strange thing about black holes: they shine. The current issue of Science Express, the online advance publication of the…
/Aug 12, 2014
Jacob Barnett, a Perimeter Scholars International student, answers the question: “what would happen if you were sucked into a black…
/Apr 09, 2014
Will Kinney, professor of physics at the University at Buffalo, explains gravitational waves, which the recently announced BICEP2 experiment seems…
/Mar 18, 2014
A new paper published in Science by PI Associate Faculty member Luis Lehner and colleagues may provide a powerful tool…
/Jul 11, 2013