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NASA Uses Gravitational Wave Detector Prototype to Detect ‘Space Mosquito’ Splats

18 Apr 2017, 04:39 UTC
NASA Uses Gravitational Wave Detector Prototype to Detect ‘Space Mosquito’ Splats ESA–C.Carreau

Imagine speeding down the highway and plowing into an unfortunate swarm of mosquitoes. Now imagine that you had the ability to precisely measure the mass of each mosquito, the speed at which it was traveling and the direction it was going before it exploded over your windscreen.

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