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Boffins' gravitational wave detection hat trick blows open astronomy

Anonymous Coward
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Re: So . . . . .

Can someone educate me please?

If I dropped a pebble into a swimming pool, I would generate ripples that head outwards from a central point and eventually they 'disappear' once the energy has 'run out'..

How the buzz are we able to detect 'waves' generated over a billion years ago?

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