Posted by: drgeophysics | December 8, 2009

Age of the Universe 13.73 billion years +/- 0.12 billion years

The Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe has determined that the universe to be 13.73 billion years old to within 1% (0.12 billion years).

Here is the web site.

I converted their full-sky microwave background image to JPEG format.  Enjoy.

Science is so cool.

This NASA mission determined the age of the universe recently

Our universe--a new view.

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