What really happened right after the Big Bang? 11Dr. Dave Goldberg and 36 others eEditaDeleteiInviteBPromoteXDismissXUndismissbBlock for io9bHide When it comes to the Big Bang, you shouldn't believe everything you hear. In this week's "Ask a Physicist," we ask whether hyperinflation of the entire universe is sensible or just plain nuts. » 3/03/11 9:00am 3/03/11 9:00amWhat makes black holes so black?Are virtual particles for real?