Physics in Action: What the WMAP! Feature Summary

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Physics in Action: What the WMAP!
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Image credit NASA/WMAP Science Team high-res version

This image shows the microwave background--the remnants of the Big Bang fireball radiation--as imaged by NASA's WMAP team. To learn more about the microwave background and this experiment, see What the WMAP!, from the American Physical Society's outreach website Physics Central, and NASA's WMAP site.
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July 8, 2006 - July 16, 2006