Sunday Space: What is causing the universe to accelerate?

By Brad Tucker
December 11 2021 - 11:00pm
A new puzzle has emerged in our understanding of the universe. Picture: Shutterstock

Ten years ago last Friday, Australian astronomer Brian Schmidt, now Vice-Chancellor of the Australian National University, and two others, Adam Riess, and Saul Perlmutter won the Noble Prize in Physics for the discovery of the accelerated expansion of the Universe using distant supernova.

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