Photo and Interview Opportunity: Mile-Marker From Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Site Goes On Display

Media only:  Media only Bethany Bentley 202-633-8293bentleyb@si.edu Lisa M. Austin  202-633-6613austinl@si.edu What:  Mile-Marker From Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Site Goes On Display Date:  Tuesday, October 24, 2017 – 9:00am When:  Tuesday, Oct. 24 Doors open at 9 a.m. Remarks by Kevin Gover at 9:30 a.m. Event concludes at 10:30 a.m. …

Astronomers See Light Show Associated With Gravitational Waves

October 16, 2017 Marking the beginning of a new era in astrophysics, scientists have detected gravitational waves and electromagnetic radiation, or light, from the same event for the first time. This historic discovery reveals the merger of two neutron stars, the dense cores of dead stars, and resolves the debate …