Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive


Forgot your password?
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×

Submission + - The Big Bang's Last Great Prediction

StartsWithABang writes: Even with the add-ons of dark matter, dark energy and inflation, the Big Bang still thrives as the most successful scientific model of the Universe ever constructed. It not only accounting for phenomena like the abundance of the light elements, the cosmic microwave background, and the Universe's large-scale structure, but it's led to observable predictions about their details that have since been verified. But there’s one thing the Big Bang has generically predicted that we haven’t been able to test: a cosmic background of low-energy, relic neutrinos. Starts With A Bang has the scoop.
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

The Big Bang's Last Great Prediction

Comments Filter:

"my terminal is a lethal teaspoon." -- Patricia O Tuama