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Detecting Gravitational Waves

Reference

4728

Duration

00:05:59

Production year

2016

Original material

HD
16/9
Color
Sound

Director(s)

BAKER Nicolas

Résumé

Masterstroke for physics: by detecting gravitational waves for the first time, the LIGO and Virgo collaborations were also first in observing a collision between two black holes, thus opening a new window to the Universe.

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