Gravity's Shadow: The Search for Gravitational Waves
According to the theory of relativity, we are constantly bathed in gravitational radiation. When stars explode or collide, a portion of their mass becomes energy that disturbs the very fabric of the space-time continuum like ripples in a pond. But proving the existence of these waves has been difficult; the cosmic shudders are so weak that only the most sensitive instrumen...more
Paperback, 864 pages
Published October 1st 2004 by University Of Chicago Press
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