Big Bangís Smoking Gun Found?
By Irene Klotz | Discovery News
For the first time, scientists have found direct evidence of the expansion of the universe, a previously theoretical event that took place a fraction of a second after the Big Bang explosion nearly 14 billion years ago.
The clue is encoded in the primordial cosmic microwave background radiation that continues to spread through space to this day.
Scientists found and measured a key polarization, or orientation, of the microwaves caused by gravitational waves, which are miniature ripples in the fabric of space.
Gravitational waves, proposed by Albert Einsteinís General Theory of Relativity nearly 100 years ago but never before proven, are believed to have originated in the Big Bang explosion and then been amplified by the universeís inflation.
ďThis detection is cosmologyís missing link,Ē physicist Marc Kamionkowski, at Johns Hopkins University, told reporters during a webcast press conference on Monday.
ďItís something that we thought should be there, but we werenít really sure. It has been eagerly sought now for close to two decades,Ē he said.
Because gravitational waves squeeze space as they travel, they imprint a specific pattern in the cosmic microwave background. Like light waves, gravitational waves have ďhandednessĒ that correlates to left- and right-skewed polarizations.
Using a special telescope located at the South Pole, scientists not only detected gravitational waves in the universeís fossil radiation; they also found that the telltale polarization signals are much stronger than expected.
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