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LIGO–Virgo announces ‘bumper crop’ of gravitational-wave detections – physicsworld.com

Physicists have analysed 39 events from detectors’ third run

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Biggest yet: illustration of the gravitational waves given off by the pair of black holes just before they merged. (Courtesy: MIT)
Physicists working on LIGOVirgo have confirmed the detection of 39 gravitational-wave signals by the observatories in AprilOctober 2019. This brings the total catalogue of confirmed observations of gravitational waves to 50.
While these 39 signals have been public knowledge for some time indeed we have covered several of them in Physics World this announcement from LIGO-Virgo…

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