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The creation of the universe (1952)
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If the expansion of the space of the universe is uniform in all directions, an observer located in anyone of the galaxies will see all other galaxies running away from him at velocities proportional to their distances from the observer.
It took less than an hour to make the atoms, a few hundred million years to make the stars and planets, but five billion years to make man!
Before we can discuss the basic problem of the origin of our universe, we must ask ourselves whether such a discussion is necessary.
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