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Title: The Runaway Universe

The Universe appears to be flat, accelerating and lightweight. In this talk, I will explain what these terms mean, how we developed this view and its implications. I will also discuss the connection bmore »etween cosmology and particle physics experiments being conducted at accelerators and in underground laboratories. I will conclude with a description of some proposed telescopes that will help us understand much more about the geometry, expansion and contents of our Universe.« less
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Title: The Runaway Universe
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Publication Date: 2004-10-26
OSTI Identifier: 1014025
DOE Contract Number: AC02-76SF00515
Other Number(s): TRN: US1105350
Resource Type: Multimedia
Resource Relation: Conference: SLAC Public Lecture Series, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, California, presented on October 26, 2004
Research Org: SLAC National Accelerator Lab., Menlo Park, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE Office of Science (SC)
Subject: 43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS ; 79 ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS ; 72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS ; ACCELERATORS ; COSMOLOGY ; FERMILAB ACCELERATOR ; GEOMETRY ; PHYSICS ; STANFORD LINEAR ACCELERATOR CENTER ; TELESCOPES ; UNIVERSE ; SLAC ; EUCLIDEAN AND NON-EUCLIDEAN GEOMETRY ; SUPERNOVAE ; SPECTRAL LINES ; GRAVITY ; DARK MATTER AND ENERGY ; STANDARD MODEL ; INFLATION
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 1:08:08
System Entry Date: 2018-06-05