Educational resources

In this page you will find some useful resources (websites, texts, videos) for teachers and students related to gravitational waves and the interferometers like Virgo.

The material in this page is in English language. For more material in French, please checkthis page.

Gravitational Waves

PhdComics: “Gravitational waves explained”
Minute Physics

Virgo and Advanced Virgo

The Virgo website
European Gravitational Observatory
Animation showing how Advanced Virgo works
Animation showing how an interferometer work
Infographics on the Virgo experiment Realized by the Communication Office of the INFN)

“The best mirrors in the world” (video)

LIGO and Advanced LIGO

Educational Resources at the LIGO Scientific Collaboration
Educational Resources at the LIGO Observatory

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