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Amazing News – Gravitational Waves Recorded

Amazing News! One hundred years after Albert Einstein predicted the existence of gravitational waves, scientists have finally spotted these elusive ripples in space-time.

Gabriela Gonzalez, Rainer Weiss and Kip Thorne (L-R) applaud as LIGO executive director David Reitze announces the detection of gravitational waves.  See the report on Nature’s website.