Zeljko Ivezic — Dark Energy and the Expanding Universe

LC: I read that there are four primary scientific goals of the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) project, and I was wondering if you could kind of run over each. So the first one is like dark matter or dark energy, right? 

ZI: So you could joke and ask how many Nobel prizes we would get. That one is our highest chance of a Nobel prize. There’s something mysterious when you write an equation describing how the universe is expanding...