Quantum fluctuations can jiggle objects on the human scale
Feature Story • July 1, 2020
For the first time, a team led by researchers at LIGO MIT has measured the effects of quantum fluctuations on an object at the human scale.
LHO Staff Name 11 Puppies for Local Rescue Org
Hanford • Feature Story • August 21, 2019
Mikey's Chance asked LHO to name the pups. We obliged!
LHO Receives WA Funds to Build STEM Exploration Center
Hanford • Feature Story • June 10, 2019
LIGO Hanford Observatory awarded $7.7M from state of Washington to build 'STEM Exploration Center' for WA students and the public.
LIGO Celebrates First Anniversary of Historic Gravitational Wave Detection!
Feature Story • September 14, 2016
Today, LIGO celebrates and reflects on the first ever detection of gravitational waves, made on September 14, 2015.
White House Congratulates the LIGO Team
Feature Story • February 12, 2016
President Obama congratulates the LIGO team on Twitter. John P. Holdren, Assistant to the President for Science and Technology and Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, also congratulates the LIGO Team.