cosmological


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cosmological

[¦käz·mə¦läj·ə·kəl]
(astronomy)
Relating to the overall structure of the universe.
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The team located the positions and lensing signals of the dark matter halos and found indications that the number of halos could be inconsistent with what the simplest cosmological model suggests.
This flies in the face of the standard cosmological model, which predicts less than 1 percent of all satellite galaxies should show this synchronous behavior, the rest moving in random orbits and directions, due to the effects of factors such as the presence of dark matter.
In a two-volume anthology of recent articles on the Kalam cosmological argument that God created the universe, this second volume contains scientific arguments.
The standard Lambda Cold Dark Matter (LCDM) model [8], managed to constrain down to a few percent cosmological parameters such as the Hubble constant or the total amount of matter contained by the Universe.
Keywords: Static Conformal Mikowski Spacetime, Cosmological Constant, Einstein Field Equations
Recently, the authors of [26] showed that this kind of interaction is favored by current cosmological observations in an extended ACDM model.
Against Aristotle's view that metaphysics and theology converge on the idea that the highest being or God is the final cause of the universe, Van Riel seeks to revive the cosmological interpretation of Plato's gods spanning from the early Socratic dialogues, especially the Euthyphro, to the Timaeus and Laws.
Adam Moss, from the University of Nottingham, combined the data from Planck with gravitational lensing observations in which images of galaxies are warped by the curvature of space-time, and concluded that the current discrepancies can be resolved if massive neutrinos are included in the standard cosmological model.
In two years, when cosmologists have more precisely calibrated their instruments and analyzed more data, they may know whether the cosmological constant needs to be scrapped.
LAMBDA]] a cosmological constant for the vacuum energy density today.
Seeking to unify the various cosmological theories and the disparate observations and their interpretations, Siparov (State U.
The cosmological argument is one of the three philosophical arguments used by philosophers and theologians to rationally prove or demonstrate God's existence.