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GBT Intensity Mapping Collaboration Analysis Meeting

Date: October 10th to October 13th, 2017

Location: McLennan Physics Labs, 15th floor, University of Toronto, 60…

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Pulsar Scintillometry with VLBI

2017 is the fiftieth anniversary of the discovery of the pulsar and Very Long Baseline Interferometry (VLBI). In t…

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CITA congratulates the 2017 Physics Nobel Prize laureates

The 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to Rainer Weiss, Barry C. Barish, and Kip S. Thorne for “decisiv…

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A three-detector observation of a binary black hole coalescence

This afternoon, the LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo Collaboration announced the fourth significant…

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Sackler Lecture: Gravitational-Wave Discoveries Driving the Promise of Multi-Messenger Astronomy

Sackler Speaker: Vicky Kalogera (Northwestern University)

Abstract: The LIGO detectors have opened for us a new…

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Jamboree 2017

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

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New TRAPPIST-1 Web App Launched

TRAPPIST-1 is the most musical system ever discovered and now you can conduct its planetary symphony by simply pressing…

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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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