The origins of the universe!

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  • The universe is constantly expanding. 
  • We know this because distant galaxies are moving away from the Earth, and the further away they are the faster they are travelling. 
  • This means that the universe most likely started from a small, single point - which supports the Big Bang theory. 
  • Although most astronomers agree that at some point, there was a 'Big Bang' there are other theories, most notably the 'Steady State' theory. 
  • The 'Steady State' theory believes that the universe has always been, and will always be as it is now. 
  • However, the discovery of CMBR supports the Big Bang theory…


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