What is the status of gravitational wave searches such as LIGO?


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  • $\begingroup$ Any particular aspect of the searches you're interested in? What experiments exist, or which ones are planned, or what they have detected, or ruled out...? This is kind of a broad question as is (though it is a good thing to ask about). $\endgroup$ – David Z Nov 18 '11 at 16:50
  • $\begingroup$ The status is that no gravitational waves have been detected yet. Is that all you want to know? $\endgroup$ – FrankH Nov 18 '11 at 18:37
  • $\begingroup$ Related: physics.stackexchange.com/q/10161/2451 and physics.stackexchange.com/q/18500/2451 $\endgroup$ – Qmechanic Aug 30 '12 at 6:14
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    $\begingroup$ (Advanced) LIGO has officially announced detection of gravitational waves (as per 11 February 2016). $\endgroup$ – Danu Feb 14 '16 at 23:59