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Is the universe expanding evenly in all directions?

Mon, 3rd Oct 2016

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Keith Jones asked:

I realise that the universe is expanding and expanding at an accelerating rate. I was just wondering if it is expanding evenly in all directions?

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We put Keith's question to space scientist Judith Croston... Hubble_deep_field_image

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It's normally accepted that it is, but there's this odd article:

http://www.universetoday.com/19509/the-universe-is-not-expanding-uniformly/ Semaphore, Mon, 3rd Oct 2016

Interesting link, thanks Semaphore. Bill S, Mon, 3rd Oct 2016

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