Althouse, William E.
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Scope and Contents From the Series: The LIGO Interviews are conceived as a series. Begun by Shirley K. Cohen in 1996, they document the early history and development of LIGO, currently teh largest and most costly scientific project ever undertaken by Caltech.LIGO stands for Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory, which is an instrument designed for sensing the presence of matter in the distant reaches of the universe. It operates by detecting gravitational waves—ripples in the force of gravity created...
Dates: 1999-10-05 - 1999-10-08
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