Union in the News for August 16, 2007
Ralph Alpher, 86; pioneering physicist in cosmic research overlooked for a Nobel Prize
By Thomas H. Maugh II - The Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Times did a news obituary on Ralph A. Alpher, a distinguished professor of physics and astronomy who was one of the pioneering architects of the Big Bang model for the origin of the universe.
Alpher taught at Union from 1986 to 2004 and was the director of the Dudley Observatory.
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