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Peter Saulson, Duncan Brown quoted in Vox article on newest LIGO discovery

Artist's illustration of merging neutron stars

Artist's illustration of merging neutron stars

October 16, 2017

Duncan Brown and Peter Saulson, who co-lead the Syracuse University Gravitational Wave Group with Stefan Ballmer, were interviewed by Vox. The two discussed LIGO's recent detection of gravitational waves from colliding neutron stars, and the wave of discovery that followed. “It’s one of the most complete stories of an astrophysical event that you could possibly imagine,” says Saulson. “I think the scientific impact of this discovery is actually going to be bigger than the first detection of black holes from gravitational waves; there is so much more physics and astronomy involved,” says Brown. Read more at vox.com.