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The Vacuum Energy Crisis

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Science  26 May 2006:
Vol. 312, Issue 5777, pp. 1148-1149
DOI: 10.1126/science.1128570

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Summary

Even empty space has energy, but understanding its magnitude is a major puzzle. A cyclic series of big bangs has been proposed as a solution; anthropic selection offers another explanation