Wilson Trent

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What Was Our Universe Like Before the Big Bang?

Theoretical physicists and cosmologists deal with the biggest questions, like “Why are we here?” “When did the universe begin?” and “How?” Another …

Universe neither confirms nor denies its holographic nature

After checking the Big Bang, a holographic universe is still possible.<p>Cosmology is a funny kind of science. At one end of the spectrum, cosmologists …

One time or another: Our best 5 theories of the fourth dimension

“Time is what prevents everything happening at once.” Physicist John Wheeler’s statement is as fair a summary of what time does as any other – …

These Supermassive Black Holes Have Completely Stumped Scientists

From out of the Darkness<p>In some ways, astronomy is a lot like time travel. Even with the best telescopes, what we see now has already happened, and …