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Professor Peter Saulson quoted by NPR

Peter Saulson

Peter Saulson

October 16, 2017

Peter Saulson, Martin A. Pomerantz '37 Professor of Physics, was quoted in an NPR feature on the detection of gravitational waves from binary neutron stars for the network's "All Things Considered" program, and for web publication. "It's so beautiful. It's so beautiful it makes me want to cry. It's the fulfillment of dozens, hundreds, thousands of people's efforts, but it's also the fulfillment of an idea suddenly becoming real," says Saulson. Read more at

This story was picked up nationally on NPR affiliates in New York City, Minnesota, Florida, California, New Hampshire, Boston, and Austin.