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Science on the Radio Discusses Gravitational Waves II

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Gravitational Waves are disturbances in the curvature of spacetime, generated by accelerated masses, that propagate as waves outward from their source at the speed of light.  If that sounds like a mouthful you'd be right. But don't worry Dr. Marvin Druger is here this week to make sure we all have a better understanding of how gravitational waves work and the origin of their study.

That's this week's Science on the Radio.

Hear Science on the Radio Wednesday nights at 8:30 on WAER. Connect with the program in Apple Podcasts for automatic delivery of new episodes.