As I have a lifelong experience of dealing with gravity (all the pun in the world intended), I feel myself competent enough to discuss the gravitational waves discovery!
Have a look.
p.s. this instance can serve as a perfect argument for those who comment on issues of politics, economics, finance and religion just on the basis of ‘experience’. Don’t take me wrong, I am on their side. They are a powerful lot and I have learnt to choose sides well 🙂
And if you want some ‘authentic’ stuff on the topic, here is where to click.