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Friedmann–Lemaître–Robertson–Walker model


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A model of the universe corresponding to solutions of the Einstein field equations of general relativity theory associated with an expanding homogeneous isotropic universe. This model gives a good overall description of the evolution of the universe. It was proposed by Aleksandr Friedmann, Georges Lemaître, Howard Robertson, and Arthur Walker in the 1920s and 1930s.

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