Yesterday morning Cosmologists announced the results of the BICEP2 experiment at the south pole. They claim to have observed "primordial B-modes" -- the imprint of quantum gravitational waves on the hiss of microwave radiation left over from the Big Bang. This result, if it is correct, is a Nobel-caliber discovery with important implications for multiple fields of physics. -rmc.03.18.14 #
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