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The Discovery of Gravitational Waves: A New Window on the Cosmos

Thursday, March 7, 2024, 5:00 PM until 6:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (UTC-05:00)

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The discovery of gravitational waves came a century after they were predicted by Albert Einstein as a component of his General Theory of Relativity. These observations have opened a whole new window on observing the universe’s evolution of the universe especially when combined with traditional telescopes that monitor the cosmos across the globe and with satellites that detect short and long wavelengths of light.

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These talks are co-organized and moderated by Fred Dylla, Executive Director Emeritus of the American Institute of Physics and author of Scientific Journeys, Linda Dylla, former public information officer at the Jefferson Laboratory and the U.S. Department of Energy, and Colin Norman, the former News Editor at Science.