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Albert Einstein has been finally proven right 100 years after predicting the existence of gravitational waves, thanks to the international LIGO experiment. Speaking with Sky News' Aaron Young on Friday, 12 February, astrophysicist Dr Katie Mack says it will set off an avalanche of scientific discoveries in the years to come.

University of Melbourne physicists have contributed to the discovery of a particle consistent with the elusive Higgs boson, which could explain the origin of mass.