Our Cosmic Mistake About Gravitational Waves

Two years ago, we reported on a finding that was later disproved! What have we learned about gravitational waves since then?

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IT’S OFFICIAL: Gravitational waves have been detected, Einstein was right
http://www.sciencealert.com/live-update-big-gravitational-wave-announcement-is-happening-right-now
“After 100 years of searching, an international team of physicists has confirmed the existence of Einstein’s gravitational waves, marking one of the biggest astrophysical discoveries of the past century. It’s a huge deal, because it not only improves our understanding of how the Universe works, it also opens up a whole new way of studying it.”

Big Bang, Inflation, Gravitational Waves: What It Means
http://www.seeker.com/big-bang-inflation-gravitational-waves-what-it-means-1768386150.html
“Etched into the most ancient radiation that pervades the entire universe and created – literally – at the dawn of time, gravitational waves have been directly observed, giving us a glimpse as to the nature of the inflationary period that is theorized to have caused the rapid growth of our universe just after the Big Bang.”

Gravitational Waves Discovery Now Officially Dead
https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/gravitational-waves-discovery-now-officially-dead1/
“The European Space Agency (ESA) announced the long-awaited results on January 30, a day after a summary of it had been unintentionally posted online by French members of the Planck satellite team and then widely circulated before it was taken down.”
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