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Re: Re: Re: Darkmatter

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Posted by Bruce on November 26, 2000 10:18:52 UTC

High-Z SN search
http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/cfa/oir/Research/supernova/HighZ.html
Somr recent observations by the 'Boomerang' experiment.
http://spacescience.com/headlines/y2000/ast27apr_1.htm
Alan Guth on Inflationary Cosmology.
http://nedwww.ipac.caltech.edu/level5/Guth/Guth_contents.html

For the Universe to be very nearly flat (globally) as the Boomerang results suggest Omega would be very close to 1. This would indicate that the universe is made up mostly of weakly interacting matter (Dark matter). The results from the High-Z SN research would indicate that the cosmological constant is > 0. Pretty interesting stuff.
Something about the cosmological constant.
http://super.colorado.edu/~michaele/gr.html
Relativity, The Special and General Theory, Albert Einstein (the whole book on the net).
http://www.bartleby.com/173/

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