Monday, September 22, 2014
Like a vampire that refuses to die, the hypothesis of "cosmic inflation" has been sucking the life out of science. A new paper from the PLANCK spacecraft conclusively finds that the BICEP2 claim of gravitational waves from inflation was due to cosmic dust. More about this soon. Like Dracula after a stake has been driven into his dark heart, inflation crumbles to dust. GM=tc^3, anybody can figure it out.