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New Kind of Dark Matter Could Form 'Dark Atoms'
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, interesting, NewTechnology, space, dark matter, dark atoms )

- 897 days ago -
The mysterious dark matter that makes up most of the matter in the universe could be composed, in part, of invisible and nearly intangible counterparts of atoms, protons and electrons, researchers say.
Dark Matter Hints Detected in Space Station Experiment
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, space, research, study, science, technology, investigation, discovery, dark matter, positrons )

- 965 days ago -
A $2 billion cosmic ray detector on the International Space Station has found the footprint of something that could be dark matter, the mysterious substance that is believed to hold the cosmos together but has never been directly observed, scientists say.
Underground Lab May Solve Cosmic Mystery
Science & Tech  (tags: science, research, interesting, discovery, dark matter, nasa, study, technology, scientists, universe, Big Bang, neutrinos, SNOLAB )

- 1284 days ago -
A new astronomical observatory opened this week - one more than 2 kilometres below the ground in Sudbury, ON, Canada - that may finally answer the mystery of Dark Matter in the universe.
Warped Galaxies Reveal Signs of Universe's Hidden Dark Matter
Science & Tech  (tags: astonomy, Hubble, dark matter, warped galazies )

- 1502 days ago -
Hubble embarks on mapping of dark matter, 98% of all the matter in the universe.
Dark Matter Hinted at Again at Cresst Experiment
Science & Tech  (tags: science, research, dark matter, particles, particle physics, experiment, Wimps )

- 1540 days ago -
Scientists may have seen more hints of the dark matter purported to make up a majority of the mass in the Universe. Researchers say they have spotted 67 events in their detectors that may be caused by dark matter particles called Wimps.
New Claim of Dark Matter Detection
Science & Tech  (tags: dark matter, detection, New claim, sciencescience, scientists )

- 1850 days ago -
Physicists Dan Hooper of the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory in Batavia, Ill., and the University of Chicago and Lisa Goodenough of New York University base their findings, posted October 15 at, on
Dark Matter May Be Lurking at Heart of the Sun
Science & Tech  (tags: Dark Matter, Sun, Royal Holloway, science )

- 1939 days ago -
A scientist at Royal Holloway, University of London believes dark matter is lurking at the centre of the sun and cooling down its core temperature.
Did Dark Matter Destroy Universe 1.0?
Science & Tech  (tags: Galaxy, Dark Matter, Universe, Science, research )

- 2115 days ago -
No galaxies have been seen before at such early epochs as that seen in this deepest images of the universe ever taken in near-infrared light by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope (see video below).
Dark Matter 'Beach Ball' Unveiled
Science & Tech  (tags: Dark matter, galaxy, research, science, nature, space )

- 2148 days ago -
The giant halo of dark matter that surrounds our galaxy is shaped like a flattened beach ball, researchers say.
Scientists Expected to Unveil the Discovery of Dark Matter
Science & Tech  (tags: Scientists, Physicists, dark matter, internet )

- 2176 days ago -
Physicists have detected a particle of dark matter for the first time in human history, according to rumours buzzing around the internet.
Another Clue In The Case For Dark Matter
Science & Tech  (tags: dark matter, dark energy, energy, universe, mass, astronomy, science, research, news, world, tech, technology, astrophysics, fermi space telescope, space, nasa, discovery, concept, interesting, scientists )

- 2398 days ago -
The Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope has found new evidence that may hint at the existence of dark matter, the exotic invisible material believed to make up 85 percent of the mass of the universe.
Shining A Light On Mysterious 'Dark Matter'
Science & Tech  (tags: research, space, scientists, study, dark matter )

- 2739 days ago -
We've all been taught that our bodies, the Earth, and in fact all matter in the universe is composed of tiny building blocks called atoms. Now imagine if this weren't the case
Physicists Renew Claim, in New Experiment, of Detecting Dark Matter Particles
Science & Tech  (tags: research, science, interesting, investigation, dark matter )

- 2775 days ago -
A team of Italian and Chinese physicists on Wednesday renewed a controversial claim that they had detected the mysterious dark matter particles that astronomers say swaddle the galaxies in halos and direct the evolution of the universe.
First Stars Were Huge and Dark
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, dark stars, dark matter, study, research, scientists, gamma rays, antimatter, radiation, space, interesting )

- 2913 days ago -
The first stars to form in the universe may not have shone like those today, but instead may have been invisible "dark stars" powered by the annihilation of dark matter, a new study finds.
Universe's First Stars May Have Been Dark
Science & Tech  (tags: universe, stars, dark matter, nuclear fusion )

- 2914 days ago -
Theorists believe the first stars formed in cradles of dark matter, condensing from clouds of gas until their cores became so dense that nuclear fusion ignited, preventing the cores from collapsing further.

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