Researchers detect second neutron star collision

The LIGO Livingston Observatory has detected the second ever set of gravitational ripples from the collision of two neutron stars. LIGO Livingston is part of a gravitational-wave network that includes LIGO (the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory), funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), and the European Virgo detector. New research confirms that this event was … Continue reading Researchers detect second neutron star collision