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Big Bang Breakthrough Team Allows They May Be Wrong

Washington (AFP) – American astrophysicists who announced just months ago what they deemed a breakthrough in confirming how the universe was born now admit they may have got it wrong. The team said it had identified gravitational waves that apparently rippled through space right after the Big Bang. If proven to be correctly identified, these […]

June 20, 2014

Gravitational Waves From Just After Big Bang Show How Universe Grew

By Amina Khan, Los Angeles Times Nearly 14 billion years ago, in a tiny fraction of a second after the Big Bang, the universe suddenly expanded from smaller than an atom to 100 trillion trillion times its original size, faster than the speed of light. This mysterious period, known as cosmic inflation, had been theorized […]

March 18, 2014