Why Does the Universe Expand? (A Tribute to E.B. Gliner)
In 1965 Erast Borisovich Gliner, a graduate of the Leningrad University, who had been recently admitted to the Theory Department of the A.F.
The author is deeply grateful to Bella Gliner, E.B.’s daughter, A.S. Silbergleit (Stanford University, California), and D.G. Yakovlev (Phystech, St. Petersburg, Russia) for especially valuable information and serious critique of the original version of the paper. The author also thanks O.S. Bartunov (GAISh, Moscow) for his help in preparing the manuscript.