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Monday Night Owls - 15 February 2016 - Einstein´s gravitational waves
We read an article about the discovery of Einstein´s gravitational waves:
Vocabulary Top 10:
ripple - a small wave on the surface of a liquid
to and fro - forward and backward, from one place to another
undergo - to experience or endure something
elusive - hard to find or capture, or hard to understand, define, or remember
coalesce - to come together to form one group or mass
extent - used to indicate the degree to which something exists, happens, or is true
curvature - the amount that something is curved
no mean feat - something that is difficult to do
in turn - following one after another in a particular order
telltale - indicating that something exists or has occurred
In Wednesday´s Night Owl session we will finish reading the article (starting from ´Haven't we heard this news before?´) and then talk more about black holes, waves, and other astronomical things!