Further to “BICEP2: Why it matters if those gravitational waves were just dust,” Nature, now informs us: “No evidence for or against gravitational waves” – Two analyses say they are too weak to be significant:
The astronomers who this spring announced that they had evidence of primordial gravitational waves jumped the gun because they did not take into proper account a confounding effect of galactic dust, two new analyses suggest. Although further observations may yet find the signal to emerge from the noise, independent experts now say they no longer believe that the original data constituted significant evidence.
Well, there’s a multiverse that just won’t fly. A chicken will fly first. In fact, a chicken will fly first class.
See also: The Science Fictions series at your fingertips (cosmology). Why they can’t just give all this multiverse nonsense a rest. By now, we should all wonder.
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