John C. Mather, an astrophysicist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, shows some of the earliest data from the Cosmic Background Explorer satellite during a news conference Tuesday at NASA headquarters in Washington, D.C. Mather and George F. Smoot on Tuesday were awarded the 2006 Nobel Prize in physics.

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