cosmologist cosmologist

Definition(s):

  • (n) an astronomer who studies the evolution and space-time relations of the universe

Usage(s):

  1. It was his analysis of COBE data that earned him the 2006 Nobel, which he shared with University of California cosmologist George Smoot.
  2. Professor Willem de Sitter, another cosmologist, will study with him.
  3. Though many a cosmologist was bothered by the bizarre idea of a swiftly expanding universe, no one yet has been able to prove it wrong.

News

  • The Most Amazing Map You'll See Today (No Matter What Day It Is)

    There are many way to celebrate your 70th birthday. You could sit down in front of a cake packed tight with flaming candles. You could go bowling with your buds wearing a T-shirt that says, "Over the hill--and picking up speed." Or you could help put together the most amazing, three-dimensional map of the universe ever created. Brent Tully opted for door #3. Tully, a cosmologist at the ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Discover

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