The hunters – the detection of gravitational waves





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Published on Feb 21, 2016

September 14, 2015, is a day for the history text books: 100 years after Albert Einstein's predictions, both Advanced LIGO detectors detected gravitational waves for the first time. Researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics in Hannover and Potsdam in Germany were the first to see the signal. This movie tells the story of their significant contributions to this ground-breaking discovery.

English subtitles: Fumiko Kawazoe/Benjamin Knispel
German subtitles: Benjamin Knispel
Japanese subtitles: Fumiko Kawazoe
Spanish subtitles: Germán Fernández Barranco

© Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics/Milde Marketing

Der 14. September 2015 wird in die Geschichtsbücher eingehen: 100 Jahre nach Albert Einsteins Vorhersage registrierten beide Advanced LIGO-Detektoren erstmals Gravitationswellen. Forschende am Max-Planck-Institut für Gravitationsphysik in Hannover und Potsdam sahen das Signal als erste. Dieser Film erzählt die Geschichte ihrer entscheidenden Beiträge zu dieser bahnbrechenden Entdeckung.

Englische Untertitel: Fumiko Kawazoe/Benjamin Knispel
Deutsche Untertitel: Benjamin Knispel
Japanische Untertitel: Fumiko Kawazoe
Spanische Untertitel: Germán Fernández Barranco

© Max-Planck-Institut für Gravitationsphysik/Milde Marketing


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