cosmic inflation


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cosmic inflation

n.
The theory that the universe underwent a brief period of exponential expansion shortly after the Big Bang. Also called inflation theory.
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The Big Bang's "cosmic inflation" equated to the universe expanding in volume by a factor of 1075 in just 10a'32 seconds.
Using a new, simple mathematical framework, the study showed that dark matter may have been produced before the Big Bang during an era known as the cosmic inflation when space was expanding very rapidly.
Using a new, simple mathematical framework, the study shows that dark matter may have been produced before the Big Bang during an era known as the cosmic inflation when space was expanding very rapidly.
It may have been born during the cosmic inflation, when space was expanding very rapidly.
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Allan Guth at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology formulated 'cosmic inflation' to explain several questions in the cosmology of our universe.
The Torah is not a book of science; however, there is some correspondence between the biblical account of Creation and the modern Cosmic Inflation (Big Bang) Theory.
In the theory of cosmic inflation, the universe expanded at a gigantic rate for a fraction of a second almost instantly after the Big Bang.
In March, a team of physicists announced that data from the BICEP2 telescope, at the South Pole, offered evidence for cosmic inflation, thus confirming the Big Bang Theory.
On March 17, scientists announced the first direct evidence of the theory of cosmic inflation: primordial gravitational waves.
The researchers believed that the results represent the first direct evidence of cosmic inflation, a theory that say the universe expanded by 100 trillion times in less than the blink of an eye in the first fleeting fraction of a second after the Big Bang.
The first direct evidence of cosmic inflation -- a theory that the universe expanded by 100 trillion trillion times in barely the blink of an eye -- was announced by experts at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics.