Sacramento (CA, USA), 27 January. American scientists from the University of California has calculated the exact speed of expansion of the Universe.
to Make a breakthrough in this area has been watching the curvatures of the rays coming from the receding galaxies. However the new method of calculation led to the fact that new data different from those which were previously known.
At various times, scientists believed that the universe is expanding at a distance from 68 to 73 km/s per megaparsec (three million light years). Now, however, it became clear that the exact rate of expansion is 72 kilometers per second per megaparsec..
Los Angeles, January 27.