Cosmology

Cosmology is the study of the origin, evolution, structure, dynamics, and ultimate fate of the universe as well as the natural laws that keep it in order. It also includes the study of the nature of the Universe on its very largest scales.

The Big Bang - The Beginning of Everything

We look at what the Big Bang theory is, the evidence we have for the theory and what the future may hold for the universe.
- 9th Jul, 2019

Stephen Hawking - The Man Behind the Computerized Voice

Stephen Hawking, English physicist and author, the man with the computerized voice, died peacefully at his Cambridge home in 2018 aged 76.
- 14th Mar, 2018

What is the Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation?

This article looks at what Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation is, how it was detected and why it is important for cosmology.
- 19th May, 2009

What Is a Black Hole? Black Holes Explained - From Birth to Death

A black hole is a collapsed star with all its mass concentrated in a tiny area so nothing can escape its gravitational pull, not even light.
- 16th Nov, 2008

What is Light? How To Measure the Speed of Light?

Light is part of the electromagnetic spectrum, a wave and a particle. Let's look at what light is and how it behaves and the speed of light.
- 5th Nov, 2008

Expansion of the Universe, Cosmic Scale Factor and Hubble's Law

Evidence suggests that the expansion of the universe is accelerating from observations Edwin Hubble made in 1925.
- 28th Sep, 2008

The Physics Governing the Universe

In this article, we will have a look at some of the important physics concepts needed to understand how the universe works.
- 22nd Sep, 2008

What is Cosmology and the Big Bang Theory

Cosmology is the study of the history, structure, and dynamics of the universe including how the universe started and how it will end.
- 22nd Dec, 2007