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Einstein’s Gravity Playlist
November 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
One event on November 8, 2019 at 7:00 pm
One event on November 15, 2019 at 7:00 pm
One event on November 22, 2019 at 7:00 pm
One event on November 29, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Fridays November 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29 at 7:00 pm
What are gravitational waves? How are these ripples in space-time created? Albert Einstein predicted there existence in 1916, and a century later, scientists detected these waves using incredibly precise laser technology here on Earth. See the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) and Lucia, a PhD student in physics, on an exploration of gravitational waves and their importance in helping understand the universe.
FMI: http://astro.umaine.edu or (207) 581-1341