04 29 19 Science in a Minute - Researchers Say Universe is Expanding Faster Than Thought

April 29, 2019 12:19 AM
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Researchers at Johns Hopkins University used new measurements, taken with NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, to determine that not only is the universe expanding, but is doing so at a 9% faster rate than thought. The researchers were led by astrophysicist and Nobel Laureate Adam Riess.