A Long Time Ago in a Galaxy Far, Far Away, Two Neutron Stars Merged and The Rest is History – Update to ESO Announcement

Optical counterpart to Gravity Wave observation of 20170817 observed … More A Long Time Ago in a Galaxy Far, Far Away, Two Neutron Stars Merged and The Rest is History – Update to ESO Announcement

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Order out of Chaos-Harnessing the Power of Nature

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, Ph.D speaks on a recent segment of NBC’s Today show with Willie Geist. The particular thrust of Dr. Tyson’s remarks centered on the importance of science in a world that has become increasingly uncertain but yet, more reliant on technology. In a recent segment of NBC’s “Today” show, friend and Astrophysicist … More Order out of Chaos-Harnessing the Power of Nature

European Southern Observatory To Announce “Unprecedented Astronomical Discovery” Monday, 16 October

Update to ESO Announcement – In a galaxy far, far away, the Optical Counterpart to Historic Gravity Wave Detection Observe Media Advisory: Press Conference at ESO HQ Announcing Unprecedented Discovery 11 October 2017 ESO will hold a press conference on 16 October 2017 at 16:00 CEST, at its Headquarters in Garching, Germany, to present groundbreaking … More European Southern Observatory To Announce “Unprecedented Astronomical Discovery” Monday, 16 October

2017 Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded for Gravity Wave Detection

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away… This now famous opening scroll of Star Wars is a fitting and appropriate way to begin this story as it describes -perfectly- the environment, origin and progenitor of these waves. Yesterday, 3 October, in what the prestigious Royal Swedish Academy described simply as “a discovery … More 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded for Gravity Wave Detection