Big Bang Afterglow Showing How Galaxies Form

Holding a Bank Note Up to the Light

Two People in Charge Were Arno Penzias and Robert Wilson

Kept Receiving the Same Microwave Background Signal

Radiation from the Big Bang Red-Shifted into Microwaves

Signal Became Known as the Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB)

Less Than 10% of a Galaxy’s Gas Forms into Stars

No Way to Directly Observe the Process

Motions of the Gas Inside a Proto-Galaxy

Remarkable Capacity for Self-Organization

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