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Scientists tune in to whispers from cosmic collisions

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Andrew Williamson is quoted on the discovery of gravitational wave events

Period29 Oct 2020 → 30 Oct 2020

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TitleBumper crop of black holes in new gravitational wave paper
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletCambridge Network
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date30/10/20
DescriptionThe international research team responsible for detecting gravitational waves has announced 39 new gravitational wave events, bringing the total number of confirmed detections to 50.
URLhttps://www.cambridgenetwork.co.uk/news/bumper-crop-black-holes-new-gravitational-wave-paper
PersonsAndrew Williamson
TitleScientists tune in to whispers from cosmic collisions
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletThe Times
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date29/10/20
DescriptionBlack holes, it emerges, are similar to buses. A group of astrophysicists who had waited decades to detect a single instance of them merging in distant galaxies have been party to dozens of such collisions in just six months
Producer/AuthorRhys Blakely
URLhttps://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/scientists-tune-in-to-whispers-from-cosmic-collisions-kq3fz5v5g#:~:text=Black%20holes%2C%20it%20emerges%2C%20are%20similar%20to%20buses.&text=The%20data%20suggests%20that%20somewhere,author%20of%20the%20study%2C%20said.
PersonsAndrew Williamson
TitleBumper crop of black holes in new gravitational wave paper
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletMirage News Australia
Media typeWeb
CountryAustralia
Date29/10/20
DescriptionOnly a few years ago, scientists the world over celebrated as the first-ever gravitational waves were detected – confirming a long-held scientific theory and opening up an entirely new field of research.

Now, the international research team responsible for detecting gravitational waves has announced a further 39 gravitational wave events, bringing the total number of confirmed detections to 50.
URLhttps://www.miragenews.com/bumper-crop-of-black-holes-in-new-gravitational-wave-paper/
PersonsAndrew Williamson
TitleBumper Crop of Black Holes in New Gravitational Wave Paper
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletAboutMyArea
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date29/10/20
DescriptionThe Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) and Virgo Collaborations, which include researchers from the University of Portsmouth, have published a series of papers that record events including the mergers of binary black holes, binary neutron stars and, possibly, neutron star-black holes.
URLhttps://www.aboutmyarea.co.uk/Hampshire/Portsmouth/PO6/News/Local-News/329769-Bumper-Crop-of-Black-Holes-in-New-Gravitational-Wave-Paper
PersonsAndrew Williamson
TitleBumper crop of black holes in new gravitational wave paper
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletMRC.ac.uk
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date29/10/20
DescriptionThe international research team responsible for detecting gravitational waves has announced 39 new gravitational wave events, bringing the total number of confirmed detections to 50
URLhttps://www.ukri.org/news/bumper-crop-of-black-holes-in-new-gravitational-wave-paper/
PersonsAndrew Williamson
TitleLigo and Virgo Announce New Detections in Updated Gravitational-wave Catalogue
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletGlasgow Guardian
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date29/10/20
DescriptionThe publication of a new catalogue of gravitational wave detections from the LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo Collaboration is providing valuable new insight into the workings of the universe
URLhttps://www.gla.ac.uk/news/headline_759531_en.html
PersonsAndrew Williamson

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