Volume 14: Pages 201-202, 2001
An Alternative Explanation of the Cosmic Background Radiation
Robert J. Hannon
3949 Wilshire Court, Sarasota, Florida 34238 U.S.A
The current explanation of the cosmic background radiation, based on the big‐bang hypothesis, is briefly examined. An alternative explanation is offered, predicated on a possible cosmologically local situation.
Keywords: cosmic background radiation, big‐bang hypothesis, blackbody radiation, cosmological redshift
Received: February 10, 1998; Published online: December 15, 2008