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#1 Veronique

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Posted 14 February 2016 - 07:53 AM

Hi all!

 

The guys from PhD comics made a great vid and comic to explain the recent detection of gravitational waves:

 

 

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#2 Nikki

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Posted 14 February 2016 - 11:55 AM

Star Trek knows all that since '68


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Posted 14 February 2016 - 02:46 PM

Haha nice loved it!! Now I hope LIGO can discover gravitons hopefully the building blocks to gravitational waves like photons are the building blocks to electromagnetic waves. Ya for quantum physics!!  :lol: 


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#4 claudi

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Posted 14 February 2016 - 05:54 PM

Star Trek knows all that since '68

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Isaac Newton was earlier......


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#5 Shara

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Posted 14 February 2016 - 08:58 PM

Nice topic, thank you Veronique! :)


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Posted 14 February 2016 - 10:51 PM

and here i thought this was about a dance



#7 Leopardus

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Posted 18 February 2016 - 12:23 AM

Correction. Isaac Newton was earlier.....

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