TITLE

Big bang echoes through the Universe

AUTHOR(S)
Henbest, N.
PUB. DATE
May 1992
SOURCE
New Scientist;5/2/92, Vol. 134 Issue 1819, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on NASA's announcement last week of the discovery of `ripples' in the radiation from the big bang. The results provide the first hints of the birth of galaxies after the big bang. Two esoteric theories that this supports; Explanation of the discovery; What these results mean to astronomers.
ACCESSION #
9206011117

 

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