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Runaway Universe

Runaway Universe[1]

There is a crisis brewing in the cosmos, or perhaps in the community of cosmologists. The universe seems to be expanding too fast, some astronomers say. 1,742 more words

Runaway Expansion

Dark Energy Is a Mysterious Something

Dark Energy is a something that depends on which theory you subscribe to. For instance, it is either a cosmological constant that is a property of space; a new and evolving scalar field named “quintessence”; gravitationally active zero-point photons with the ability to curve space and time; or proof that Einstein was wrong… 483 more words


The End? What happens to the Universe about a 100 quadrillion years from now?

Everything comes to a stop or an end. This also applies to the Universe too, or at least our version of it. Scientists are predicting that there is too much of what we call dark energy and it is trying to rip our universe apart quite literally. 304 more words