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newyorker:

Lawrence Krauss on a scientific breakthrough that enables us to see the afterglow of the Big Bang: http://nyr.kr/No82A2

"For some people, the possibility that the laws of physics might illuminate even the creation of our own universe, without the need for supernatural intervention or any demonstration of purpose, is truly terrifying. But Monday’s announcement heralds the possible beginning of a new era, where even such cosmic existential questions are becoming accessible to experiment."

Photograph: Steffen Richter/Harvard University

newyorker:

Lawrence Krauss on a scientific breakthrough that enables us to see the afterglow of the Big Bang: http://nyr.kr/No82A2


"For some people, the possibility that the laws of physics might illuminate even the creation of our own universe, without the need for supernatural intervention or any demonstration of purpose, is truly terrifying. But Monday’s announcement heralds the possible beginning of a new era, where even such cosmic existential questions are becoming accessible to experiment."

Photograph: Steffen Richter/Harvard University