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Testing General Relativity with Black Holes

Using the Event Horizon Telescope, a research team including Avery Broderick and Tim Johannsen of Perimeter Institute and the University of Waterloo has demonstrated a new method for testing the theory of general relativity using black holes. Their research was published in August 2016 in Physical Review Letters: http://journals.aps.org/prl/abstract/10.1103/PhysRevLett.117.091101

Read more about this work: http://www.perimeterinstitute.ca/news/testing-general-relativity-black-holes

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