Gravitational waves

February 13, 2016 Saima Baig Albert Einstein,Gravitational waves,LIGO no responses

Discovery of the century: There is a disturbance in the force

(Published in The Nation Pakistan) Matter tells space how to curve, space tells matter how to move, said John Archibald Wheeler describing Albert Einstein’s General Theory of Relativity which he Read More

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December 2, 2015 Saima Baig Einstein,Gravitational waves,Science no responses

In search of Einstein’s gravitational waves

(Published in The Nation Pakistan) It has been a hundred years since Einstein proposed GR, stating that spacetime was curved due to the presence of massive bodies, which change this curvature as they move. This successfully explained and predicted additional physical phenomena, which would be later confirmed through experimentation. For […]

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