Our universe may not be alone, something that the Master of the Key predicted in his 1998 conversation with Whitley Strieber, that was published in the Key in 2002. According to the eternal inflation model of the universe, the universe we see around us may not be alone. Even though it is truly immense, consisting of at least 100 billion galaxies like our own, the model predicts that it is a kind of bubble in a field of other bubbles, each of which contains another universe.
While these bubbles are racing away from each other, they have probably collided in the past, leaving 'cosmic bruises' that should be visible today in the
Now Stephen Feeney at University College London and a group of collaborators have announced that they’ve found possible evidence of this bruising in the form of circular patterns in cosmic microwave background. They’ve located four such bruises, implying that our universe must have smashed into others at least four times in the past.
This is the first hard evidence that there are universes beyond our own, but not the first time this has been predicted. In the Key, first published in 2002, the Master of the Key says: "There are more galaxies in your universe than there are stars in your galaxy, and more universes in the firmament than there are galaxies in your universe. There will come a day when mankind will learn how to detect universes beyond. But most are so far away that their light has not yet reached your universe, since the day of its inception."
It would appear that we have indeed learned 'how to detect universes beyond." The image here is the 2-Mass Redshift Survey that shows all known galaxies in our own universe color-coded as to their distance from Earth. So far, we have not detected any light that would seem to be from outside our universe, but this indirect evidence of other universes is compelling.
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