Gravitational astronomy proves its maturity

Astronomers have detected a gravitational wave signal that appears to have been caused by a black hole swallowing a neutron star. Aside from being an incredible cosmic cataclysm to witness, this detection is important for another reason: it may be the final point in the gravitational wave trifecta... Continue Reading Gravitational waves point to a black hole swallowing a neutron star Category: Space Tags: Astronomy Australian National University Black hole gravitational waves LIGO Physics Stars

Gravitational astronomy proves its maturity

With the sighting of a merger between a black hole and a neutron star

Thu 22 Aug 19 from The Economist

Gravitational astronomy proves its maturity, Tue 20 Aug 19 from The Economist

LIGO may have seen its first black hole and neutron star collision

LIGO has probably seen the collision of a black hole and neutron star. That would mean it has spotted all three types of cosmic event it was designed to

Wed 21 Aug 19 from Newscientist

Scientists detect a black hole swallowing a neutron star

Scientists, including from The Australian National University (ANU), say they have detected a black hole swallowing a neutron star for the first time.

Mon 19 Aug 19 from Phys.org

Gravitational waves point to a black hole swallowing a neutron star

Astronomers have detected a gravitational wave signal that appears to have been caused by a black hole swallowing a neutron star. Aside from being an incredible cosmic cataclysm to witness, ...

Mon 19 Aug 19 from Gizmag

'It was a very clear and loud signal': Scientists may have spotted a black hole swallowing a star

Tiny ripples detected in the cosmos last week were likely to have been created in the final moments before a black hole gobbled up a small dense star 900 million ...

Sun 18 Aug 19 from ABC Science

LIGO and Virgo probably spotted the first black hole swallowing up a neutron star

In a first, astronomers may just have detected gravitational waves from a black hole merging with a neutron star.

Thu 15 Aug 19 from ScienceNews

Scientists Detect First-Ever Collision Between Black Hole and Neutron Star

Scientists believe they've spotted a black hole gobbling up a neutron star for the first time ever. The post Scientists Detect First-Ever Collision Between ...

Tue 20 Aug 19 from Extremetech

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