We want to see the first objects that were formed after Big Bang: John C. Mather5 min read . Updated: 05 Jul 2010, 12:15 AM IST
We want to see the first objects that were formed after Big Bang: John C. Mather
From the story of the Big Bang to the Nobel Prize to the ultimate fate of the universe—John C. Mather’s career as a Nasa (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) astronomer couldn’t have been more exciting. Reviving his failed PhD thesis idea, he designed and built the first satellite—COBE—to measure cosmic microwave background radiation, which, after its launch in 1989, provided the first conclusive evidence that the Big Bang theory of the origin of universe was right.
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