Should It Even Exist?
It was detected about 4,600 light-years from Earth by the Green Bank Telescope in West Virginia
The cosmological constant has plagued physicists for more than a century
Its age may have to be trimmed to less than 12 billion years, rather than prior projections of 13.8 billion
Every 9 hours, it suddenly gets brighter
One number shows something is fundamentally wrong and it has universal implications...
We know of two theories that, when taken together, give a good description of the world around us, however...
But there are probably countless others just in the narrow patch of sky that the researchers were looking at
Why avoid the cosmic void?
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