#3: First gravitational waves from black hole collision detected at Hanford (with video) | Tri-City Herald

The existence of gravitational waves has been detected for the first time, 100 years after Albert Einstein predicted their existence in 1916.

Two black holes that collided 1.3 billion years ago created the waves seen at a new type of space observatory, one located at Hanford in Washington state and the other in Louisiana, officials announced Thursday morning.

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