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How Physics Erases the Beginning of the Universe

Ethan Siegel Forbes
It’s one of the most remarkable achievements of science of all: that we can go back billions of years in time and understand when and how our Universe, as we know it, came to be this way.

How Old Is the Universe, Really?

Matthew Francis The Week
Two ways to measure the age of the universe give different answers. The discrepancy is large enough that some cosmologists — scientists studying the history and makeup of the universe as a whole — are suggesting the field is in crisis.

Friday Nite Videos | January 10, 2020

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The Black Hole Image That Made History

At the center of a distant galaxy there's a black hole with the mass of several billion suns. And now, for the first time, we can see it.

Friday Nite Videos | August 30, 2019

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