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Title: Einstein's Biggest Blunder: A Cosmic Mystery Story

The standard model of cosmology built up over 20 years is no longer accepted as accurate. New data suggest that most of the energy density of the universe may be contained in empty space. Remarkably, more »this is exactly what would be expected if Einstein's cosmological constant really exists. If it does, its origin is the biggest mystery in physics and presents huge challenges for the fundamental theories of elementary particles and fields. Krauss explains Einstein's concept and describes its possible implications.« less
Title: Einstein's Biggest Blunder: A Cosmic Mystery Story
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Publication Date: 2007-05-30
OSTI Identifier: 987943
DOE Contract Number: AC02-98CH10886
Other Number(s): Other: Krauss
Resource Type: Multimedia
Specific Type: Multimedia Presentation
Resource Relation: Conference: Brookhaven Science Associates' Distinguished Lecture Series, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York (United States), presented on May 30, 2007
Research Org: BNL (Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), Upton, NY (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS ; 79 ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS ; COSMOLOGY ; EINSTEIN ; PHYSICS
Publisher: Brookhaven WBNL Streaming Media
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 1:12:26
System Entry Date: 2018-01-11