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Does Inflation Theory Govern the Universe?

In 1929, American astronomer Edwin Hubble observed galaxies generally recede from us; that was the lynchpin of the evidence.

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BIG BANG ECHO. The cosmic microwave background radiation is a relic of hot radiation emitted when atoms first formed and light could travel freely, 380,000 years after the Big Bang. The smoothness of this radiation suggests the universe expanded at breakneck speed in the first fraction of a second. It shows tiny temperature fluctuations that correspond to regions of slightly different densities, representing the seeds of all future structure: the stars and galaxies of today. (Different colors show temperature differences of a few millionths of a degree.)
ESA and the Planck Collaboration

Ever since the Big Bang theory of the origin of the universe developed in the 1920s and 1930s, the idea has had its skeptics. 

The radical concept stated that the universe is expanding; run time backwards, and all matter and energy intersect at a point in time 13.82 billion years ago, the moment of the “bang.” 

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