author={Rainer W. Kuhne},
  journal={Modern Physics Letters A},
Webb et al. presented preliminary evidence for a time-varying fine-structure constant. We show Teller's formula for this variation to be ruled out within the Einstein–de Sitter universe, however, it is compatible with cosmologies which require a large cosmological constant. 
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A new basis for cosmology
  • P. Dirac
  • Geology
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series A. Mathematical and Physical Sciences
  • 1938
The modern study of cosmology is dominated by Hubble’s observations of a shift to the red in the spectra of the spiral nebulae—the farthest parts of the universe—indicating that they are receding