Gravitational Waves Explained…Simply


You have probably heard that Einstein was right and gravitational waves do exist.  But what are gravitational waves?  And how did we actually detect these previously only theoretical thing exists.

Tim James @tjamesScience breaks it down and makes it understandable for even the non-theoretical physicists among us.

For more from Tim James, you can follow him on Twitter at @tjamesScience or his youtube channel.

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