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Universe Expanding

Jacqueline Howard

Looking Out Into Space Is Literally Looking Back In Time, And Here's Why

HuffingtonPost.com | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 05.28.2015 | Science

Every time you open your eyes to look at something, you're literally looking back in time. Consider: light travels at a speed of 186,000 miles per ...

Universe's Expansion Calculated WIth Unprecedented Accuracy

Space.com | Nola Taylor Redd | Posted 06.18.2014 | Science

Scientists studying more than 140,000 extremely bright galaxies have calculated the expansion of the universe with unprecedented accuracy. The distan...

'Real-Time' Analysis Shows Just How Our Universe Is Expanding

Space.com | Katia Moskvitch | Posted 04.30.2014 | Science

The universe is expanding — and it is doing so at the same rate in all directions, according to new measurements that appear to confirm the standard...

Scientists Begin Hunt For Clues About Mysterious Force

Space.com | Megan Gannon | Posted 09.19.2013 | Science

Scientists have embarked on a quest to map one-eighth of the entire sky looking for clues about dark energy, the mysterious force believed to be respo...

Cosmologist Casts Doubt On Key Theory Of Universe

natureheader | Jon Cartwright | Posted 07.17.2013 | Science

It started with a bang, and has been expanding ever since. For nearly a century, this has been the standard view of the Universe. Now one cosmologist ...

New Data Show How Fast Universe Is Expanding

Posted 10.03.2012 | Science

By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 10/03/2012 05:33 PM EDT on SPACE.com The universe just got a new speeding ticket. The most precise measurement e...