Penzias And Wilsons: A Summary

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As it says in the article Penzias and Wilsons work proves “how science can be serendipitous and requires theory to inform both observations and conclusions.” In the year 1963 they were using what’s called a Radio Telescope to help them “see” by listening to wavelengths administered from emitted energy in space in order for them to “increase the accuracy of existing measurements of radio sources in the Milky Way.” It wasn’t until Penzias and Wilson communicated with Cosmologists that they discovered the “noise” they were picking up wasn’t noise at all if it wasn’t for the two scientists “sharing their data and ideas” the Cosmic Microwave Background story probably never would have surfaced for who knows how long. Penzias and Wilson picked up
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