Tag: Big Bang
Cosmos may be expanding faster than we think
We know that the universe is expanding and accelerating — but recently physicists have begun to disagree about the speed. Now some say that they could be missing a major piece of the puzzle.
Black holes, big bangs: 100 years of relativity
Exactly 100 years ago, Albert Einstein gave a lecture which changed how we think about the universe forever. It was an extraordinary moment. What did he say? And why does it still matter?
Scientists detect ripples from dawn of time
An international team of researchers has announced a dramatic discovery: evidence, after a long search, of how the universe came into being. Is it a genuine breakthrough or simply hot air?
The antimatter mystery and the ‘Big Bang’
Scientists in a US laboratory have created the world's heaviest particles of antimatter. It's a step towards understanding one of the deepest mysteries of the universe.