[TTJDeals] The Ultra-Premium Mac Bundle
For long, it was felt that the universe was a fractal structure. But now, astronomers have discovered that at large scales, universe is smooth.

Your take on Getting a SmartWatch?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (Rate This)
Loading...Loading...

For long, it has been thought that universe has a fractal structure, which means that it isn’t smooth due to the random clusters and superclusters of galaxies. Now the astronomers have discovered that when viewed at large scales, the universe is indeed smooth.


Universe

It has never been proved that universe is fractal. The assumption was based purely on the observation that often, clusters and superclusters were randomly distributed across the universe.

However, such a distribution at large scale could have posed a critical problem. According to a new paper which confirms universe’s smooth structure, if universe was fractal at large scales, this would have meant that “Einstein’s equations are being wrongly applied, and our understanding of things like dark energy could be deeply flawed.”

Thankfully, the new findings are consistent with Einstein’s equations. During the course of the research on which the paper is based, the team made use of WiggleZ Dark Energy Survey which shows 24,000 galaxies across the universe. The team created imaginary spheres around these galaxies and then counter the number of galaxies within a certain part of the universe. It then calculated the number of galaxies that should exist in the same area if they were evenly distributed.

The two numbers were precisely equal, showing that the universe is indeed smooth and galaxies, though apparently random looking, are evenly distributed. Once you move out from small scale to large scale, the universe starts looking smoother. Given below is a video which shows how this conclusion was achieved.

Source: Research paper

Courtesy: The Verge

Buy Cheapest Related Product From Amazon.com


Facebook Introduces Native iOS App, Divorces HTML5

Samsung Says “Something Smart Is Coming”; Probably A Windows 8 Laptop
You can also press the left/right arrow key on your keyboard to go to previous/next post
  On August 24, 2012(2 years, 9 months ago.)

You May Also Like:

Recent Products

Buy Now | Compare  
Buy Now | Compare  
Buy Now | Compare  
Buy Now | Compare  
Compare  

What Do You Think?

Loading Disqus Comments ...
Loading Facebook Comments ...

FTC Disclosure: Some of the links of this website are "affiliate links." This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, we will receive an affiliate commission.


Recent Search

Recent Tutorials

Not sure if you are aware that your Wi-Fi Router Or Modem could be hacked too. Here we found a quick tips, how to check if your Router or Modem is hacked.
Our today’s tutorial is about how to change Font on Android.
Here is the tutorial about how to setup MMS on Android device.
In this tutorial I will show you how to enable Instant Upload inside your Google+ app on Android, so that you can sync your photos and videos with Google+ instantly.
Here is another tutorial for the Android lovers. I will show you how to change keyboard on Android.
Here is our new android tutorial on how to change the default launcher on Android.
Here is the tutorial about how to setup Internet settings on Android device.
Today, We are going to show you a tutorial on how to disable Geotagging on Android.
here is our new Android tutorial on how to change default music player on android
The tutorial will help you to add multiple Google Account on your Android device.
Close You Have To Login
User:
Pass:
Login With »Login With TwitterLogin With Facebook