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Boffins' gravitational wave detection hat trick blows open astronomy

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dumb layman here but

The gravity wave won't have a redshift correct? I wonder how they knew the fairly specific mass sizes involved and the distance. Guess will have to wait for smarter people to explain it me as I am sure the math is going to be impressive. All around congrats to all the boffins for giving us a new tool. Also Congress get off your butts and fund the gravity wave detector in space NASA has mentioned before.

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