ERIC Number: EJ452096
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
How Cosmology Became a Science.
Brush, Stephen G.
Scientific American, v267 n2 p62-70 Aug 1992
Describes the origin of the science of cosmology and the competing theories to explain the beginning of the universe. The big bang theory for the creation of the universe is contrasted with the steady state theory. The author details discoveries that led to the demise of the steady state theory. (PR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A