Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 227, Issue 1–2, pp 109–118 | Cite as

The pillars of cosmology: a short history and assessment

  • Jeff Kanipe


Is the big bang model of the universe ascendant and unshakable, or declining and outdated? This paper cursorily explores the state of cosmology today.

Key words

Plasma Cosmology Big Bang Electromagnetism Dark Matter Cosmic Background Radiation 


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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jeff Kanipe
    • 1
  1. 1.Austin McDonald ObservatoryUniversity of TexasAustinUSA

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