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adam riess

Cosmology
Measurements of the universe provide evidence of the unknown
Published July 21, 2018
Astronomers calculate most accurate measurement to date of universe's expansion rate, providing further evidence of a physics mystery
Astrophysics
Hubble's inconsistent constant
Published July 21, 2018
The universe is expanding faster than expected, and cosmologists aren't sure why
Astrophysics
How fast is the universe expanding? Measurements yield different results
Published July 21, 2018
Nobel-winning astrophysicist Adam Riess says dark matter behavior could explain calculation discrepancy / BBC News
Space scholar
Nobel laureate Adam Riess named 22nd BDP
Published July 21, 2018
Astrophysicist won 2011 Nobel Prize in physics for his team's discovery that the expansion rate of the universe is accelerating
Space Studies
Universe expanding faster than predicted
Published July 21, 2018
JHU Nobel laureate Adam Riess says findings could shed light on composition of the universe
Star bright
Split supernova images
Published July 21, 2018
Research team lead by JHU astronomer uses Hubble to view light from distant exploding star
Breakthrough Prize
Astrophysicist Adam Riess shares $3M physics award
Published July 21, 2018
Nobel laureate among recipients of world's most lucrative academic prize for discovering the acceleration of the expansion of the universe
Outta sight
Stellar discovery
Published July 21, 2018
Johns Hopkins team uses Hubble to discover farthest known supernova
COSMIC GENIUS
Head in the stars
Published July 21, 2018
Astrophysicist Adam Riess talks about coming up with a Nobel Prize-winning idea while swimming laps
Riess wins Nobel Prize
Published July 21, 2018 Video
Astrophysicist honored for his role in discovery that the expansion rate of the universe is accelerating