Cosmic microwave background T-shirt

Made:
2011 in United States

T-shirt. Back shows blackbody radiation curve of cosmic microwave background as measured by COBE satellite in 1989. Front reads ‘SCIENCE / IT WORKS, BITCHES’, a reference to the perfect fit between the data and predictions of Big Bang theory. Sold by xkcd.com, 2011.

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Category:
Art
Object Number:
2011-20
type:
t-shirt

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