First cosmic event seen in gravitational waves and light! (Part 1 of press conference)
LIGO - Virgo discovery marks the first cosmic event observed in both gravitational waves and light. NSF brought together scientists from the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) and Virgo collaborations, as well as representatives for some 70 observatories, on Monday, Oct. 16, at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. This is part 1 of the press conference. See also part 2.
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