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Jul 19 2016 | SLAC News Feature
The Goal is to Develop High-tech Coatings that Make Detector’s Mirrors Less ‘Noisy’
Jun 15 2016
The LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo collaboration identify a second gravitational wave event in the data from Advanced LIGO detectors
Jun 15 2016 | Stanford News
An instrument built in part by Stanford researchers detected gravitational waves for a second time. The observation proves the system works and improves our understanding of the universe.
Feb 11 2016 | Stanford News
By proving a hundred-year-old theory, an international team of scientists has taken another step toward understanding the birth and evolution of the universe.
Feb 11 2016
From the NSF Press Release: For the first time, scientists have observed ripples in the fabric of spacetime called gravitational waves, arriving at Earth from a cataclysmic event in the distant universe. This confirms a major prediction of Albert Einstein's 1915 general theory of relativity and...