Contact: Steve Koppes
University of Chicago
Caption: The University of Chicago's Cheng Chin and his associates have simulated the impossibly hot conditions that followed the big bang within an ultracold vacuum chamber in his sub-basement laboratory in the Gordon Center for Integrative Science.
Credit: Jason Smith
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