Large-Angle Anomalies in the CMB

@article{Copi2010LargeAngleAI,
  title={Large-Angle Anomalies in the CMB},
  author={Craig J Copi and Dragan Huterer and Dominik J. Schwarz and Glenn D Starkman},
  journal={Advances in Astronomy},
  year={2010},
  volume={2010},
  pages={847541}
}
We review the recently found large-scale anomalies in the maps of temperature anisotropies in the cosmic microwave background. These include alignments of the largest modes of CMB anisotropy with each other and with geometry and direction of motion of the solar ssystem, and the unusually low power at these largest scales. We discuss these findings in relation to expectation from standard inflationary cosmology, their statistical significance, the tools to study them, and the various attempts to… 

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