The Cosmic Microwave Background

@article{Silk2002TheCM,
  title={The Cosmic Microwave Background},
  author={Joseph Silk},
  journal={Annales Henri Poincar{\'e}},
  year={2002},
  volume={4},
  pages={275-290}
}
Abstract.I review the discovery of the temperature fluctuations in the cosmic microwave background radiation. The underlying theory and the implications for cosmology are described, and I summarize the prospects for future progress.