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Mystery of gravitational waves (The)

Series : Stars in one's wide open eyes

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  00:04:00  2009  SD 16/9  Color  Sound

Albert Einstein predicted that certain highly energetic events in the cosmos, such as the fusion of black holes, must produce a burst of so-called gravitational waves. Since the Big Bang generated a large quantity from its very beginnings, managing to observe gravitational waves would provide more knowledge about the birth of the Universe.

Producer : CNRS Images
Author : DE BREM Paul
Scientific adviser : CHAUVIN Philippe (CNRS-INSU, Paris)
Audiovisual processLive shots. Using animations.
Live sounds.
PersonnalitiesMOURS Benoit(LAPP, UMR CNRS, Annecy-le-Vieux)
NotesLAPP : Laboratoire d'Annecy le Vieux de physique des particules.


Space Sciences

Technical Sheet
Item No.2166
PublicLarge audience
Original SupportVideo DV Cam
Delivery supportDV Cam