Big Bang

There may be a “mirror universe” where time moves backwards, say scientists

Despite the fact that we experience time in one direction- we get older, we have records and remember the past, but no record of the future-no laws of physics insists that time must move forward. When the Big Bang created our universe, physicists believe it also created an inverse mirror universe where time moves in an opposite direction.

May 17, 2018
May 17, 2018

Astronomers peer closer than ever to 'cosmic dawn'

Astronomers say they have observed a galaxy a very distant 13.28 billion lightyears away, zooming in closer than ever to the "cosmic dawn" of the Universe's first stars.

January 19, 2016
January 19, 2016

There may be a “mirror universe” where time moves backwards, say scientists

Despite the fact that we experience time in one direction- we get older, we have records and remember the past, but no record of the future-no laws of physics insists that time must move forward. When the Big Bang created our universe, physicists believe it also created an inverse mirror universe where time moves in an opposite direction.

January 3, 2016
January 3, 2016

What the universe looks like in one image

A musician combines the logarithmic maps of the universe from Princeton and images from NASA to create an image showing the observable universe in one disc.

November 12, 2015
November 12, 2015

Astronomers find ancient stars in Milky Way center

Astronomers find a few stars swirling around the centre of the Milky Way that were formed not long after the universe began.

November 4, 2015
November 4, 2015

Study may have found evidence of alternate, parallel universes

An astrophysicist says he may have found evidence of alternate or parallel universes by looking back in time to just after the Big Bang more than 13 billion years ago,