A recap of some of the scientific achievements that made 2017 an exciting year for physics and astronomy.
/Dec 19, 2017
Where did all the lasers come from? Physics, that’s where.
/Nov 17, 2017
When dozens of telescopes turned to focus on a source of gravitational waves detected by LIGO-Virgo, the rich array of…
/Oct 16, 2017
Nobel Prize in Physics goes to trio whose combined efforts helped create experiment that directly detected gravitational waves in 2015.
/Oct 03, 2017
New detection of colliding black holes points to “incredibly bright” future for gravitational wave science.  
/Sep 27, 2017
Lasers are everywhere. They scan our groceries, fix our vision, level our crookedly hung paintings, cut metal, blast Imperial stormtroopers,…
/Sep 13, 2017
By pushing Einstein’s landmark theory to its limits, Luis Lehner hopes to crack open a pathway to new physics.
/Jul 17, 2017
We have now directly detected gravitational waves. What does it mean for science?
/Nov 17, 2016
Evidence of “ripples in spacetime” detected by the LIGO Scientific Collaboration marks the dawn of gravitational wave astronomy, say Perimeter…
/Mar 18, 2016
Your handy guide to gravitational waves, and their ripple effects to our understanding of the cosmos
/Feb 25, 2016