Gravitational Waves: A New Window on the Universe – Sunday, February 21, 12:30 pm, Library

Join Andrea Prestwich and Edwin Taylor who will help us understand the implications of this exciting discovery!  The first detection of gravitational waves was announced ten days ago. The detected waves were emitted a billion years ago and detecting them cost you a billion dollars. What’s different about these waves? What new information did this detection bring us? What promise does this new window on the Universe have for the future?

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