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Title: The Explosive Counterparts of Gravitational Waves (Silent Animation)

Astronomy collaborations like the Dark Energy Survey, which Fermilab leads, can track down the visible sources of gravitational waves caused by binary neutron stars. This animation, presented here witmore »hout sound, takes you through the collision of two neutron stars, and shows you the explosion of light and energy seen by the Dark Energy Camera on August 17, 2017.« less
Title: The Explosive Counterparts of Gravitational Waves (Silent Animation)
Publication Date: 2017-10-16
OSTI Identifier: 1406348
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: FNAL (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 79 ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS ; GRAVITATIONAL WAVES ; BINARY NEUTRON STARS ; NEUTRONS ; DARK ENERGY CAMERA
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 00:00:38
System Entry Date: 2017-11-03