For the first time, two neutron stars in a nearby galaxy have been observed engaging in a spiral death dance around one another until they collided. What resulted from that collision is being called an "Unprecedented" discovery that is ushering in a new era of astronomy, scientists announced Monday.
"We can now fill in a few more tiles in the jigsaw puzzle that is the story of our universe," said Georgia Tech's Laura Cadonati. Ref. CNN.