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You might have heard that Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory has announced that gravitational waves exist and were spotted on September 14, 2015, at 5:51 am ET by both the detectors that were placed at Livingston, Louisiana, and Hanford, Washington. What are Gravitational Waves? They are ripples in the fabric of space and time. Didn’t get it? Let us take an example. Imagine the space is a giant sheet made of rubber, and there are numerous objects with different mass. Things that have mass cause that rubber shee...