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The National Post: Strange signals from space and black holes: Astrophysicists in Canada tackle lingering mysteries

by Joseph Brean
May 24 / 17
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Untangling the Cosmos, a conference this week organized by the Canadian Institute For Advanced Research, offered a glimpse of the current state of astronomical theory and observation in Canada. If you had questions about the frustrations of using lunchroom microwaves near ultra-sensitive microwave detecting equipment, or about how a huge balloon launched in Antarctica overcame the limitations of ground-based telescopes, then this was the place to be.”

Read Joseph Brean’s National Post review of presentations by R. Howard Webster Foundation Fellow Victoria Kaspi, Associate Fellow Lars Bildsten and McGill University astrophysicist Darryl Haggard.