Baby Picture Of The Universe

The Baby Picture of the Universe is an image taken from more than 13 billion light years away of the Universe that was less than a million light years across.  How have we managed to “step back” to take such a picture?  Time and expansion of the Universe. Everywhere in the Universe this is a […]

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“Dark Backward And Abysm”

“DARK BACKWARD AND ABYSM”   We can see fourteen billion light years out. For those still here a million years from now, more light will have traveled to them, no doubt, the million light years that space will allow.   Distant descendants may not see much more, however, than what we can now observe. Despite […]

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The villanelle, “SUPERLUMINELLE,” first appeared in The Society of Classical Poets, Annual Journal, Vol.1, 2013.   SUPERLUMINELLE   The Universe is expanding, faster than the limit of light, beyond common understanding.   Cosmology is demanding. Its study is by no means slight. The Universe is expanding.   Physics’ heroes, quite outstanding, have applied their full mental […]

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