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Science and Instrument Papers

Papers written by the science team cover in great detail the data collected and its interpretation. The designs of the mission and the instrument are also presented in technical terms. These papers can be found on the Legacy Archive for Microwave Background Data Analysis (LAMBDA), a NASA on-line archive devoted to collecting cosmic microwave radiation science data.

All WMAP Technical papers
can all be found at:

For a list of Cosmological Parameters based on the latest observations:

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