What is the fate of the universe?
The fate of the universe was supposed to be sealed by the turn of the millennium.
“I imagined we’d be walking around holding a sign saying ‘the world is coming to an end’ or ‘the world is not coming to an end,’ ” recalls astrophysicist Saul Perlmutter.
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