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A brighter future for gravitational-wave astronomy

March 17, 2021

Future gravitational-wave detectors on Earth will use laser light with even higher power than in current instruments. Researchers from the ...

GEO600 reaches 6 dB of squeezing

January 27, 2021

Gravitational waves cause tiny length changes in the kilometer-size detectors of the international network (GEO600, KAGRA, LIGO, Virgo). The ...

Dozens of new gravitational-wave events in six months

October 29, 2020

The LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo Collaboration have published updates to their catalog of gravitational-wave signals, their ...

Squeezed light makes Virgo’s mirrors jitter

September 22, 2020

Quantum mechanics does not only describe how the world works on its smallest scales, but also affects the motion of macroscopic objects. An ...

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