Nicholas Demos, a first-generation college graduate and MathWorks Fellow in MIT’s Kavli Institute, is improving our ability to listen to the cosmos.
Oct. 28, 2020 • ~7 min
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The rocky world, with its baking-hot surface, is likely not habitable.
Sept. 21, 2020 • ~7 min
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Study identifies a transition in the strong nuclear force that illuminates the structure of a neutron star’s core.
Feb. 26, 2020 • ~10 min
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New lens technique spots tiny dwarf galaxy in the first, super-energetic stages of star formation.
Oct. 14, 2019 • ~8 min
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Study reports on search for an atmosphere around a planet somewhat similar to ours.
Aug. 19, 2019 • ~8 min
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Planetary system orbiting an unusually quiet star is ideal for future habitability searches.
July 29, 2019 • ~7 min
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Pulse pattern suggests distant black hole must be spinning at least at 50 percent the speed of light.
Jan. 9, 2019 • ~9 min
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Mavalvala, Evans, Frebel, Katsavounidis, and Vitale discuss the science behind LIGO's observations of a neutron star collision.
Oct. 18, 2017 • ~9 min
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Study explains why galaxies don’t churn out as many stars as they should.
March 4, 2015 • ~9 min
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