Big Crunch

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Duration: 11 seconds

This theoretical animation demonstrates that when Dark Energy fades away and flips in force, it would pull the universe together. This would lead to a "Big Crunch" where the universe ultimately implodes.


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Astronomical, Cosmology, Dark Energy, Dark Matter, Distant Galaxies, Exotic, GOODS, Hubble Telescope, Illustrative, Stars, Supernovae, Survey, Universe Age/Size

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Credit: Greg Bacon (STScI)

Publication: February 20, 2004


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