Is the universe expanding evenly in all directions?

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Offline thedoc

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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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[chapter podcast=1001476 track=16.10.04/Naked_Scientists_Show_16.10.04_1005766.mp3]  ...or Listen to the Answer[/chapter] or [download as MP3]

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Re: Is the universe expanding evenly in all directions?
« Reply #1 on: 03/10/2016 17:58:45 »
It's normally accepted that it is, but there's this odd article:

http://www.universetoday.com/19509/the-universe-is-not-expanding-uniformly/

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Re: Is the universe expanding evenly in all directions?
« Reply #2 on: 03/10/2016 19:09:38 »
Interesting link, thanks Semaphore.