Remaining neutrino particles from the Big Bang confirms the "Last Great Prediction"

09/03/2015 - 22:18

Ethan Siegel

"When you see how fragile and delicate life can be, all else fades into the background.” -Jenna Morasca

Seventy years ago, we had taken fascinating steps forward in our conception of the Universe. Rather than living in a Universe governed by absolute space and absolute time, we lived in one where space and time were relative, depending on the observer.


Ref: First Detection of the Acoustic Oscillation Phase Shift Expected from the Cosmic Neutrino Background. Physical Review Letters (2015) DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.115.091301