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Big Bangs, Inflation and B-Modes... Oh, My!

Dr. Sten Odenwald | Posted 05.18.2014 | Science
Dr. Sten Odenwald

The uniformity of the cosmic background radiation turns out to be a big problem for the Big Bang theory. It should not be smooth across the sky at all! Big Bang theory v. 1.0 could never explain this smoothness problem.

Cosmic 'Swirls' May Shed New Light On Birth Of Universe

| Adrian Cho | Posted 07.29.2013 | Science

Scientists have spotted swirling patterns in the radiation lingering from the big bang, the so-called cosmic microwave background (CMB). The observati...