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Cosmology in Crisis—Again!

Posted by seumasach on May 28, 2009



Wallace Thornhill

24th May, 20090


It seems the toughest thing for scientists to grasp – that a cherished paradigm like the big bang can be wrong. The latest crisis was reported in on May 5th: “Study plunges standard Theory of Cosmology into Crisis.” The study of dwarf companion galaxies of the Milky Way support the view that a “modified Newton dynamic” [MOND] must be adopted. “This conclusion has far-reaching consequences for fundamental physics in general, and also for cosmological theories.” One of the researchers involved said, “it is conceivable that we have completely failed to comprehend the actual physics underlying the force of gravity.” 

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