What! No Parallel Universe? Cosmic Cold Spot Just Data Artifact

Another perplexing space mystery solved by science. New analysis of the famous "cold spot" in the cosmic microwave background reveals, and confirms, actually, that the spot is just an artifact of the statistical methods used to find it. That means there is no supervoid lurking in the CMB, and no parallel universe lying just beyond the edge of our own. What fun is that?

Full article by Nancy Atkinson on Universe Today



NAACAL - Templates Novo Blogger 2008