26/04/1933 American physicist Arno Penzias is born
Arno Penzias & Robert Wilson from BBC movie "Hawking" (2004)
Cosmic Origins clip: Arno Penzias and the Expanding Universe
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Cosmic Microwave Background Explained
Penzias is one of the two discoverers of the cosmic background microwave radiation. The CMB is an electromagnetic remnant from an early stage of the universe. Its discovery helped to establish the Big Bang Theory. CMB fills all space and has temperature approximately 2.73 Kelvins.
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