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Title:
The mystery of the cosmological constant.
Authors:
Abbott, L.
Publication:
Scientific American, Vol. 258, No. 5, p. 82 - 86, 88
Publication Date:
05/1988
Origin:
ARI
ARI Keywords:
Cosmological Constant
Bibliographic Code:
1988SciAm.258e..82A

Abstract

According to theory, the constant, which measures the energy of the vacuum, should be much greater than it is. An understanding of the disagreement could revolutionize fundamental physics.
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