Watch the Big Bang Breakthrough Explained For All Us Non-Scientist Dummies [Video]
Disclaimer: the Universe does not have quite that much lint.
As excited as I am that scientists may have found the first direct evidence of gravitational waves and cosmic inflation, I’m not as up on my astrophysics as I should be. If you’re also afraid of being embarrassed in front of some smarty-pants scientists, this video explains it in terms everyone will understand.
(via New Scientist)