First Map of Infant Universe Shows Asymmetry, More Dark Matter

First Map of Infant Universe Shows Asymmetry, More Dark Matter

ESA, Planck Collaboration via NASA/AP

The all-sky map is based on the first 15.5 months of observations with the European Space Agency’s Planck satellite, capturing the oldest light in the universe, emitted when it was only 380,000 years old, the agency and the Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics said in a statement.