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The Most Amazing Supermassive Spacetime Event in the Cosmos --"Absolutely Dwarfs the Black Hole Mergers Detected by LIGO"

14 Nov 2017, 00:22 UTC
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"The gravitational waves from these supermassive black hole binary mergers are the most powerful in the universe," says Chiara Mingarelli, a research fellow at the Center for Computational Astrophysics at the Flatiron Institute in New York City. "They absolutely dwarf the black hole mergers detected by LIGO," or the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory, which first detected gravitational waves from colliding black holes in February 2016.

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