Hot Debate Over Renaming Hubble’s Law –“Not the First to Discover the Expansion of the Universe”


The expansion of the universe was one of the most mind-blowing discoveries of the 20th century. Astronomers are engaged in a lively debate over plans to rename one of the most amazing laws of physics. It emerged overnight in Vienna at the 30th Meeting of the International Astronomical Union (IAU), in Vienna, where members of the general assembly considered a resolution on amending the name of the Hubble Law to the Hubble-Lemaître Law.