Whistling in the Dark? [Microwave Surfing]

  title={Whistling in the Dark? [Microwave Surfing]},
  author={Rajeev Bansal},
  journal={IEEE Microwave Magazine},
Bell Labs scientists Arno Penzias and Robert Wilson received the 1978 Nobel Prize in physics for their “accidental” discovery in 1965 that “the electromagnetic noise picked up by their horn antenna was not caused by a white dielectric substance (pigeon droppings) within the antenna, but represented the cosmic microwave background (CMB). The CMB was found to… CONTINUE READING