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It is really a marvel to look out in space and see what is out there beyond our planet. However, not all of the matter out there is visible. Radio telescopes let us peer into the cosmos and gather information from radio waves.
We normally hear and read about accidents and death of several people in the news which occur on roads, rivers and so on, but the thought of having an accident in space really sends shivers down the spine. Read what happened to the Space Shuttle Columbia and her crew which met with such an accident.
For quite some time, man has always been fascinated how the universe came into being. We may not be able to know it in our lifetime but the Big Bang Theory at least provides us a good imaginary start.
You surely must have inflated balloons in a birthday party decoration. I remember how elated I used to feel when the tiny rubber piece got transformed into a gigantic ball when filled with air. This leads me to think whether the creator of the Universe has similar elation on seeing the expanding universe.
Inflation is a global phenomenon and we all know the brunt of it, since it affects our pockets, but this phenomenon has got more gigantic implications, metaphorically speaking
What is out there in the universe? We have a very limited view into the universe through our visual senses but with the aid of modern technology we can see things that are far beyond that. Being able to see images from radio waves to X-rays and beyond has opened up the universe for our study and presented us with some amazing images.