LIGO: Cosmic Theories Ripping Apart & Coming Together, “It’s going to require new ideas.”

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By Alex Wierbinski - Posted on 18 December 2017



Cosmic Theories Ripping Apart & Coming Together

It’s going to require new ideas.”

Star mergers: A new test of gravity, dark energy theories,
DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, December 18, 2017.

"...a class of theories known as scalar-tensor theories is particularly challenged by the neutron-star merger observations, including Einstein-Aether, MOND-like (relating to modified Newtonian dynamics), Galileon, and Horndeski theories, to name a few."


Let's Look Closely
The Dark Debate, A New Model, Limited Knowledge & Observations May be the Problem Itself


Last News on Theoretical Challenges posed by LIGO Observations
(On the LIGO Crashing Neutron Stars page)

Kiss of Death to a Class of Grav Theories

Troubled Times for Alternatives to Einstein’s Theory of Gravity






Earlier Dark Matter News

Particle Stew

Does Darkness Exist?




Astro-Physics News




December 2017 High Sierra General News


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