Understanding The Big Bang

Here’s a cool little video explaining some of the basic concepts on how the universe likely got started.  And if you’ve ever thought “The Big Bang” was sort of a stupid name for such an important scientific theory, you’re not alone.  It turns out the name was originally an insult used by scientist Fred Hoyle who derided the theory as leaving too much inference in a creator.

(Via Boing Boing)

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