The first direct evidence of cosmic inflation — a period of rapid expansion that occurred a fraction of a second after the Big Bang — also supports the idea that our universe is just one of many out there, some researchers say.
On Monday (March 17), scientists announced new findings that mark the first-ever direct evidence of primordial gravitational waves — ripples in space-time created just after the universe began. If the results are confirmed, they would provide smoking-gun evidence that space-time expanded at many times the speed of light just after the Big Bang 13.8 billion years ago.
- Posts : 584
Join date : 2013-04-15
Age : 35
Location : HOLY EMPIRE OF GROOMSY
Groomsy, would the significance of this discovery be that it's the most concrete evidence we have of the existence of a multiverse to date?
Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum