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Articles related to universe

Brian Schmidt
Feature: A Nobel Week
Brian Schmidt’s world was turned upside down when he was awarded the 2011 Nobel Prize for Physics for research that has turned our understanding of the universe inside out.
cosmic filaments
Feature: The Missing Matter
Cosmic filaments are the largest structures in the universe, and are the most likely places where the universe’s missing matter resides.
Simon Says: Infinity Equals Nothing
The work of Australia’s new Nobel Laureate challenges the semantics of the absolute.
Online Feature: Black holes might exist, but let’s stay sceptical
Peruse the astrophysical literature and you could be forgiven for thinking black holes exist. But do they really?