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Gravity's Ghost Table of Contents

Gravity’s Ghost: Scientific Discovery in the Twenty-First Century

Harry Collins

 

Table of Contents

Contents

Introduction 1

1 Gravitational Wave Detection 7

2 The Equinox Event: Early Days 23

3 Resistance to Discovery 49

4 The Equinox Event: The Middle Period 71

5 The Hidden Histories of Statistical Tests 93

6 The Equinox Event: The Denouement 111

7 Gravity’s Ghost 127

Envoi: Science in the Twenty-First Century 153

Postscript: Thinking after Arcadia 163

Appendix 1: The Burst Group Checklist as of October 2007 169

Appendix 2: The Arcadia Abstract 179

Acknowledgments 181

References 183

Index 185