State Fossil of California: Saber-Toothed Cat
The Field Notes County Fair edition. Our tribute to the 50 states.
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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