The Cosmic Microwave Background

In my previous post, I had discussed about the origin of the universe in the extraordinary event called the Big Bang. This post mainly deals with what astrophysicists call the Cosmic Microwave Background. They are ancestors of photons from the eons in which decoupling took place. The photons we see after the time of decoupling […]

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Big Bang

Astronomy is a branch of science redolent of wild speculation, which urges the old lemon in one’s head to squeeze out a juice of predictions. Predictions are irrevocably termed as the ‘lightning bolt’ for an astronomer. One such prediction that has succeeded to cleave its way through a gamut of eons is the Big Bang, […]

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