4,000 Years of Cosmology
What is Cosmology?
Before people could understand the history of the Universe, they had to know its geography...
What’s Popular is Not Always Right, and What’s Right is Not Always Popular
The Ideas of Ptolemy
New “Eyes” on the Skies
Big Bang; As We Now Know It
Hey Look at Me… I’m Expanding!
What Hubble Saw
Why Do We Believe the Big Bang Theory?
Steady State Theory
Steady State Theory (cont)
Evidence Against the Steady State Theory
Basking in The Afterglow
Penzias and Wilson
Inflation Solves Some Big Bang Problems
HST Observations of Distant Supernova
What Drives the Acceleration?
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