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Why Gravitational Waves Are a Big Deal

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Published on Feb 18, 2016

Last week, it was announced that we've detected gravitational waves on Earth. Now, Hank explains what that means for the future and why it's such a huge deal.
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Hosted by: Hank Green

Sources:
NSF/LIGO press conference in Washington, DC
http://www.forbes.com/sites/briankobe...
http://www.scientificamerican.com/art...
http://www.nature.com/news/einstein-s...
https://www.advancedligo.mit.edu/summ...
http://www.newyorker.com/tech/element...
https://www.elisascience.org/
http://www.theverge.com/2016/2/13/109...
http://www.nature.com/news/einstein-s...

Images:
http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/cgi-bin/deta...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electro...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://www.elisascience.org/articles...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albert_...

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