8.286 | Fall 2013 | Undergraduate

The Early Universe

Video Lectures

Lecture 2: Inflationary Cosmology: Is Our Universe Part of a Multiverse? Part II

Description: In this lecture, the professor summarized the standard Big Bang, cosmic inflation, evidence for inflation, inflation and multiverse, nightmare of dark energy. He also talked about the landscape and environmental selection, anthropic arguments, anthropic explanation, etc.

Instructor: Alan Guth

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Fall 2013
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