A visualization of the last few orbits of a binary black hole merger. The camera is above the orbital plane of the merger, looking down.
A visualization of the last few orbits of a binary black hole merger. The camera is roughly in the orbital plane of the merger.
Martin Hendry describes how Einstein's theory of gravity shapes our modern world, and how lasers, at the heart of the most sensitive scientific instruments ever built, are opening a whole new way of studying the cosmos.
In this video of PBS's Closer To Truth, Caltech Professor Kip Thorne talks about the concept of space-time.
Einstein's Messengers is an award-winning documentary on LIGO, NSF's Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory. The video examines how LIGO is spearheading the new field of gravitational wave astronomy and opening a whole new window on the un...