Dark Energy and Gravitational Waves

Last updated 15th Sep 2017 5 followers
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A pinboard by Miguel Zumalacarregui

Postdoc, UC Berkeley


Gravitational waves can help understand Dark Energy, the mechanism for our universe's acceleration

Our universe is known to be in a phase of accelerated expansion, meaning that distance galaxies move further away from each other faster and faster as time goes on. This is strange because gravity ...