April 11, 2013
The Sounds of the Big Bang in High Fidelity
Audio by University of Washington physicist John Cramer
Although it took place about 14 billion years ago, one scientist believes he has recreated the sound of the Big Bang. He said the effect is similar to what seismologists describe as a magnitude 9 earthquake causing the entire planet to ring, but on a larger scale. Enjoy this video created by redOrbit with the audio provided by University of Washington physicist John Cramer as it attempts takes you back to the time of the universe’s birth.