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Measuring Ripples in Space-Time

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Measuring Ripples in Space-Time

Post  SpaceBot on Mon Oct 22, 2012 10:35 pm

Do gravity waves cause ripples in Space-Time ?



Cataclysmic events, such as this artist's rendition of a binary-star merger, are believed to create gravitational waves that cause ripples in space-time.


Link - http://www.nasa.gov/topics/technology/features/atom-optics.html


So What is a Gravitational Wave?
Link - http://imagine.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/features/topics/gwaves/gwaves.html




Atomic Interferometry

Einstein predicted gravity waves in his general theory of relativity, but to date these ripples in the fabric of space-time have never been observed. Now a scientific research technique called Atomic Interferometry is trying to re-write the canon.

Link - http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/vis/a010000/a011000/a011093/



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