Hubblecast 120 Light: Continued Discrepancy in the Universe's Expansion Rate

Measurements of today's expansion rate do not match the rate that was expected based on how the Universe appeared shortly after the Big Bang over 13 billion years ago. Using new data from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have significantly lowered the possibility that this discrepancy is a fluke.

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Directed by: Bethany Downer and Nico Bartman
Editing: Nico Bartmann
Web and technical support: Mathias André and Raquel Yumi Shida
Written by: Laura Hiscott 
Music: Tonelabs - Orion Fog 
Footage and photos: ESA/Hubble, ESO, NASA., L. Calçada, M. Kornmesser, E. Slawik, ALMA (NAOJ.NRAO), T. Kitayama
Executive producer: Lars Lindberg Christensen

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Release date:25 April 2019, 16:00
Related releases:heic1908
Duration:01 m 30 s
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Type:Early Universe : Cosmology
Category:Cosmology
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