A Life-Changing Gift Helps Explain Why We're Here

On October 16, 2017, the physicists and astronomers who comprise the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) and the Virgo gravitational wave telescope research teams announced a discovery resulting from the largest scientific research collaboration in the history of mankind. Scientists at 952 different research institutions participated. More than 4,600 astronomers, about a third of the world's total population of research astronomers, at 70...

 

is an astrophysicist and the founder and president of the science-faith think tank Reasons to Believe (RTB).

This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #45, Summer 2018 Copyright © 2019 Salvo | www.salvomag.com https://salvomag.com/article/salvo45/star-merger