Gravitational Waves Exist: The Inside Story of How Scientists Finally Found Them – The New Yorker


This article documents the incredible complexity issues that were resolved through concerted international scientific and academic efforts to help discover yet another elemental force of nature. Its ramifications are manifold. The glimpse into the universe of which earth and our solar system is an infinitesimal footnote is bringing forth for human observation the very creation of the big bag where matter arose and its evolution through the interaction of time and gravity into the universe that is constantly changing. The findings challenge our cherished narratives of God and faith. It is a process that has just begun.