Monthly Archives: November 2017

GW170608: LIGO and Virgo announce the detection of a black hole binary merger from June 8, 2017

GW170608: another binary black hole merger Scientists searching for gravitational waves have confirmed yet another detection from their fruitful observing run earlier this year. Dubbed GW170608, the latest discovery was produced by the merger of two relatively light black holes, 7 and 12 times the mass of the sun, at a distance of about a […]

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