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Bye Bye gravitational waves?

Close, but no cigar. Despite earlier reports of a possible detection, a joint analysis of data from ESA’s Planck satellite and the ground-based BICEP2 and Keck Array experiments has found no conclusive evidence of primordial…


Keep on flexing that BICEP2 muscle

The results of BICEP2, pointing to confirmation of the inflation theory, seems to be polluted by space dust, to use a metaphor. Way back the team announced that preliminary results might point at support for…


flexing BICEP2

The evidence for the primordial gravitational waves that caused a sensation when it was announced in March could be less strong than previously thought, according to a cosmologist, adding to reports of existing rumours that…


Relevant Ripples in Space

Big news in the cosmos today! Researchers from the BICEP2 south pole telescope have found ancient proof that the universe expanded tremendously after the Big Bang, a theory known as inflation. The discovery tells us…