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E. Wright
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This page contains an explanation of the the balloon analogy of the expansion of the universe and a helpful animation to show what happens to galaxies and photons of light as the…
  
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The Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) Team
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The WMAP mission reveals the conditions of the early universe by measuring the comic microwave background radiation with unprecedented accuracy. Using the temperature difference in…
  
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Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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This NASA site provides an introduction to black holes, including how black holes form and how they can be detected. Numerous links provide additional information. The site also…
  
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Publisher: The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois
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Visit this website, from the University of Illinois four information about black holes. You'll find a brief history of black holes, a description of how black holes are formed, and…
  
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Physics Central; Publisher: American Physical Society
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Find out about WMAP, a satellite that senses the microwave background radiation left over from the Big Bang. WMAP's precision lets physicists observe small irregularities in this…
  
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Physics Central; Publisher: American Physical Society
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Learn about the Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB), which is leftover radiation from the Big Bang. Find out how detailed studies of the CMB help reveal what happened in the very…
  
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Publisher: Wikimedia Foundation Inc.
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This Wikipedia article gives an explanation of dark matter. A detailed history is offered providing many different lines of evidence. Numerous images are included on the site as well.
  
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M. White
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This website, from the University of California, Berkeley, provides a description of the study of stellar motion around the center of a galaxy, and includes a graph of rotational…
  
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J. Cohn
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This site provides a current look at both what theoretical cosmologists already know about our universe and also what is not known. It also describes the discovery of the expansion…
  
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Publisher: Space Telescope Science Institute, Formal Education Group
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This HubbleSite press release features the famous Hubble Deep Field image. It describes how the picture was taken and explains its significance.
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