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Title: Chasing Down Gravitational Wave Sources with the Dark Energy Camera

On August 17, 2017, scientists using the Dark Energy Camera tracked down the first visible counterpart to a gravitational wave signal ever spotted by astronomers. Using data provided by the LIGO and Vmore »irgo collaborations, scientists embarked on a quest for the unknown, and discovered a new wonder of the universe. Includes interviews with Fermilab’s Jim Annis and Brandeis University’s Marcelle Soares-Santos.« less
Title: Chasing Down Gravitational Wave Sources with the Dark Energy Camera
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Publication Date: 2017-10-16
OSTI Identifier: 1406347
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: FNAL (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE Office of Science (SC)
Subject: 79 ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS ; LIGO ; GRAVITATIONAL WAVE SIGNAL ; NEUTRON STAR MERGER
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 00:02:31
System Entry Date: 2017-11-03