Quarks and the Cosmos

@article{Turner2007QuarksAT,
  title={Quarks and the Cosmos},
  author={Michael S. Turner},
  journal={Science},
  year={2007},
  volume={315},
  pages={59 - 61}
}
  • M. Turner
  • Published 5 January 2007
  • Physics
  • Science
Cosmology is in the midst of a period of revolutionary discovery, propelled by bold ideas from particle physics and by technological advances from gigapixel charge-coupled device cameras to peta-scale computing. The basic features of the universe have now been determined: It is 13.7 billion years old, spatially flat, and expanding at an accelerating rate; it is composed of atoms (4%), exotic dark matter (20%), and dark energy (76%); and there is evidence that galaxies and other structures were… 

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