big bang theory

Kapow! Keck Confirms Puzzling Element of Big Bang Theory

Observations of the kaboom that built our universe -- known as the Big Bang -- is better matching up with…

9 years ago

Abuse From Other Universes – A Second Opinion

[/caption] At the end of last year, there was a flurry of activity from astronomers Gurzadyan and Penrose that considered…

11 years ago

Cosmological Constant

[/caption] The cosmological constant, symbol Λ (Greek capital lambda), was 'invented' by Einstein, not long after he published his theory…

12 years ago

Universe to WMAP: ΛCDM Rules, OK?

[/caption] The Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) science team has finished analyzing seven full years' of data from the little…

12 years ago

Nucleosynthesis

'Nucleo-' means 'to do with nuclei'; 'synthesis' means 'to make', so nucleosynthesis is the creation of (new) atomic nuclei. In…

12 years ago

Big Bang Timeline

The Big Bang timeline is basically just a list of relative times at which the major events in the history…

12 years ago