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The oldest light we can see comes from when the universe was less than 400,000 years old, so how can we study those first few moments of history?

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Sources:

https://www.ligo.caltech.edu/page/what-are-gw
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https://arxiv.org/pdf/1811.08797.pdf

Images:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Spacetime_lattice_analogy.svg
https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/12949
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i1-3eClv_TY
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ilc_9yr_moll4096.png
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Simplified_diagram_of_an_Advanced_LIGO_detector.png

https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/10127
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:LISA-waves.jpg
https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/30093
https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/10426
https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/12656
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