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Dark Matter Looks WIMPy
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Darren
- 24 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Data from the International Space Station-based Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer experiment supports the idea that dark matter consists of the invisible particles called weakly interacting massive particles, or WIMPs. Clara Moskowitz reports
Astronomers Detect Mysterious Signal 240 Million Light-Years From Earth
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Michael
- 113 days ago - iflscience.com
Astronomers have detected a mysterious signal in X-ray data from a study of galaxy clusters, and they think the X-rays could have been produced by the decay of sterile neutrinos, a type of particle proposed as a candidate for dark matter.
New Kind of Dark Matter Could Form 'Dark Atoms'
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Giana
- 495 days ago - news.yahoo.com
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
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Michael
- 564 days ago - cbc.ca
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
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Michael
- 883 days ago - cbc.ca
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 )

Myron
- 1101 days ago - space.com
Hubble embarks on mapping of dark matter, 98% of all the matter in the universe.
Dark Matter Hinted at Again at Cresst Experiment
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Pia
- 1138 days ago - bbc.co.uk
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
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Aidarkwin
- 1449 days ago - silverww.zxq.net
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 arXiv.org, on
Dark Matter May Be Lurking at Heart of the Sun
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Nancy
- 1538 days ago - sciencedaily.com
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?
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Sophie
- 1714 days ago - dailygalaxy.com
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 )

Leslie
- 1747 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
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 )

Leslie
- 1774 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
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 )

PinkMindy
- 1996 days ago - sciencenews.org
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 )

Jan
- 2338 days ago - sciencedaily.com
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 )

Jan
- 2374 days ago - nytimes.com
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.
 

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