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Observation of a 50-Solar-Mass Binary Black Hole Coalescence

This morning, the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO) announced its third detection of…

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How fine-tuned harmonies saves TRAPPIST-1 from destruction

Author: Dan Tamayo

In February of this year, a European-led team of astronomers announced that TRAPPIST-1, one of…

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The TRAPPIST-1 Treasure Trove (Classroom Visit)

The TRAPPIST-1 Treasure Trove (Classroom Visit)

In February of 2017, astronomers announced an exciting development…

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CITA research featured on CBC News

Research on gravitational waves by CITA Professor Harald Pfeiffer has been featured on CBC news.

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Sackler Lecture: ‘Einstein’s Waves: New Cosmic Sounds’

Sackler Speaker: Vicky Kalogera (Northwestern University)

Abstract: One century following Einstein’s prediction…

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CITA Research Featured on AAS Nova

Research on structures in the interstellar medium by CITA professor Peter Martin and former CITA postdoc fellow Kevin…

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CITA Professor Peter Martin named Officer of the Order of Canada

CITA Professor Peter Martin has been named an Officer of the Order of Canada. The formal citation was “For his…

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Postdoctoral Fellowship and National Fellowship Applications Now Open

Applications for CITA’s Postdoctoral Fellowship and National Fellowship are now open.

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Anniversary of the Gravitational-Wave Discovery

Today, we celebrate the anniversary of gravitational-wave astronomy. One year ago, on September 14, 2015, LIGO made t…

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Jamboree 2016

Targeted towards incoming postdocs/grads and anyone who wants to learn more about CITA, this is an annual event wit…

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