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Binary Stars; Relativity Too!

  1. Jan 9, 2004 #1

    Labguy

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  3. Jan 9, 2004 #2

    wolram

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    http://www.physlink.com/News/120403PulsarGravity.cfm

    Under the most favourable distribution model, we can say at the 95% confidence level that this first generation of gravitational wave detectors could register a neutron star merger every one to two years," said Dr Vicky Kalogera, Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Northwestern University in Illinois, USA.
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    thanks for origonal post LAB GUY.
    it seems the axe may fall on some theories in a very few years,
    or be subject to major modification, when null results are
    returned from LIGO etc, i just wounder how much "wiggle", room
    will be left after these null results.
     
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