Pakistan-born scientist played part in discovery of gravitational waves

1046004-DrNergisMavalvalaMacArthurFoundation-1455367731-491-640x480news5454s54fs45sPakistani-born astrophysicist Dr Nergis Mavalvala was among the team of eagled-eyed scientists who, for the first time, observed ripples in the fabric of spacetime called gravitational waves.