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July 13, 2021

Two black holes colliding and resulting gravitational waves

Visualization of two black holes colliding and the resulting gravitational waves that were generated.

[Visualization: Carson Brownlee; Intel GR-Chombo simulation data: Pau Figueras, Markus Kunesch, Saran Tunyasuvunakool and Juha Jäykkä, Stephen Hawking Centre for Theoretical Cosmology.] (Date image taken: unknown; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: July 13, 2021)

Credit: Texas Advanced Computing Center

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