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GWGames Workshop
GWGod's Word Translation (bible)
GWGeorge Washington
GWGeorge Washington University
GWGateway
GWGlobal Warming
GWGeorge W (Bush)
GWGuild Wars (video game)
GWGoodwill
GWGreat Wall (Asian automobile manufacturer)
GWGood Work
GWGross Weight
GWGround Water
GWGuerrilla Warfare
GWGravitational Wave
GWGuinea-Bissau (country code, top level domain)
GWGuess What?
GWGreat White (Shark)
GWGundam Wing (game)
GWGardner-Webb (University)
GWGulf War
GWGolden Week (holiday period in Japan)
GWGroupWise (Novell)
GWGebrauchtwagen (used Car)
GWGrondwet (Dutch)
GWGravity Wave
GWGround Wire
GWGrain Weight
GWGod Willing
GWGeorge Washington Bridge (between New York, NY and Fort Lee, New Jersey; above Hudson River)
GWGreat Weapon (gaming term)
GWGlobal Witness
GWGee Whiz
GWGuided Weapon
GWGestation Weeks (fetal development)
GWGenital Warts
GWGround Wave
GWGaming World
GWGreat Western Bank
GWGetting Wet
GWGewiss (Italian electronics manufacturer)
GWGerard Way (singer)
GWGamewinners (website)
GWGift Wrapping
GWGeorge Wassouf (musician)
GWGlaxoWellcome (pharmaceuticals)
GWGrey Wolf, Inc. (stock symbol)
GWGiga-Watt (10^9 watts)
GWGround Window
GWGeneral Warning
GWGreene-Wood (array)
GWGamma World (roleplaying game)
GWGlobal Warfare (gaming)
GWGeekworks (US and Australia)
GWGaseous Waste
GWGameWinning (Goals; hockey)
GWGhostwalk (roleplaying games, Dungeons & Dragons)
GWWell Graded Gravels
GWGoblin Workshop (gaming, World of Warcraft)
GWGamers' Workshop (magazine)
GWGoogle Whack
GWGrab Working-Level Sampling
GWGreeley West High School (Greeley, Colorado)
GWGround Wetness
GWGroup of Work (Saudi Arabia)
GWGamer Within (gaming forum)
GWGalanthus Woronowii (flower bulb)
GWGeneric Workstation
GWGEEIA Workload Schedule
GWOne-Particle Green Function (g) with Screened Coulomb Interaction (w)
GWGaming Wizard
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In the first, teams with small telescopes target galaxies that are at the right approximate distance, according to the gravitational wave signal.
Improved sensitivity from ALIGO+ will allow us to better understand what the Universe is telling us,' said Professor Sheila Rowan, director of the Institute for Gravitational Research at the University of Glasgow, and chair of the international scientific oversight group for gravitational wave research.
Likewise, after recounting the long history of gravitational waves and the various detectors made to find them, Schilling leaps back in time to the Big Bang.
"The detection of gravitational waves from a binary neutron star merger is something that we have spent decades preparing for," Weinstein relates.
If, however, a gravitational wave arrives, it disturbs spacetime, stretching and squashing it, and causing the arms of the interferometer alternately to lengthen and shorten.
It has enabled scientists to use gravitational waves to measure the expansion rate of the universe, Cardiff University said.
Gravitational waves do not appear in Newton's equations (in which the reaction is considered to be immediate).
A new observation of gravitational waves, announced June 15 by scientists with the Advanced Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory, LIGO, follows the first detection, reported earlier this year (SN: 3/5/16, p.
Any gravitational wave that is produced is matched to a series of templates that are computationally generated to match relativistic predictions of different events.
Q: What can we learn from gravitational waves? A: They are a new way of observing the universe.
These high-tech wonders, located at opposite ends of the country and put into operation shortly before the successful measurement of the gravitational wave (known as GW150914), operate using the principle of light interference.