kalk: "That was around 2006. Yes, these aluminium cylinders did not yield replicable results, and the more recent good news out of Antarctica turned out to be disappointments too. There are thoughts though, that all happenings in the cosmos are kind of waves, vibrations, of strings even, loosely comparable to what we hear. but:
The Gen 1 quote in the OP speaks of vibrations preceding the events, and the gravity waves detected were merely the result of the merger event.