Sunday, February 22, 2004
New Supernova Findings Bolster Dark Matter
From NY Times, New Data on 2 Doomsday Ideas, Big Rip vs. Big Crunch: "Models which predict wild dark energy densities which change a lot with time don't look so good," Dr. Yun Wang, a cosmologist at the University of Oklahoma, said. "Everybody will go back to the drawing board." Sounds like there's still lots of work to do, but the score over the past few months is: Dark Energy 1, no-Dark Energy 1.