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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Big Bang.
See also changes related to Big Bang, or pages that link to Big Bang or to this page or whose text contains "Big Bang".

Parent topics

  • Astronomy [r]: The study of objects and processes in the observable universe, e.g. stars, planets, comets or asteroids. [e]
  • Astrophysics [r]: Hybrid of Physics and Astronomy that attempts to explain the physical workings of the celestial objects and phenomena. [e]
  • Cosmology [r]: A branch of astronomy and of metaphysics committed to the study of the universe as a whole, of the contents, structure, and evolution of the universe from the beginning of time to the future. [e]
  • Cosmic inflation [r]: Theorized exponential expansion of the universe at the end of the grand unification epoch, 10−36 seconds after the Big Bang, driven by a negative-pressure vacuum energy density. [e]
  • Universe [r]: The summation of all particles and energy that exist and the space-time in which all events occur. [e]
  • General theory of relativity [r]: An explanation of the phenomena of gravity as an effect of masses upon the geometry of space and time [e]


Other related topics

  • Earth [r]: The third planet from the Sun in our solar system; the only place in the universe known by humanity to harbor life. [e]
  • Edwin Hubble [r]: (1889-1953) American astronomer who demonstrated the existence of galaxies external to the Milky Way Galaxy and a relation between distance and velocity of recession for galaxies. [e]
  • Georges Lemaître [r]: (1894-1966) Belgian priest and astrophysicist who introduced the concept now known as the big bang. [e]