Educator Resources

Exploring In-Depth

In Gravity: Making Waves, scientists in a sprawling research facility are trying to final capture the elusive gravitational wave, which was predicted by Einstein almost 100 years ago.

This feature story is an illustration of the process of science. It shows scientists conducting experiments to test Einstein's theory about gravitational waves. (Read more about The Scientific Process.)

This Classroom Discussion Activity can be used to connect your students to the process of science, highlight overarching scientific themes, and enhance comprehension of the story.