Dark Matter/Energy
Model suggests how early dark energy could resolve the Hubble tension  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
The universe is continuously expanding, yet the exact rate at which it does so remains unclear, and has so far only been approximated using NASA's Hubble... more
eROSITA – the hunt for dark energy begins  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
On 21 June 2019 the Spektrum-Röntgen-Gamma (Spektr-RG / SRG) spacecraft will be launched from the Kazakh steppe, marking the start of an exciting journey. SRG will be carrying the German Extended ROentgen... more
Milky Way Collided with Dark-Matter Dominated Galaxy Less Than Billion Years Ago  SCI-NEWS.COM · 1 week
According to new research led by Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), the collision of the recently-discovered dwarf galaxy Antlia 2 with our Milky Way... more
Diamond detectors could aid the search for dark matter  SCIENCE-NEWS · 1 week
Elusive dark matter particles could be spotted when they slam into electrons or atomic nuclei within diamond, scientists say. more
A New Candidate for Dark Matter and a Way to Detect It  ASTRO WATCH · 2 weeks
Two theoretical physicists at the University of California, Davis, have a new candidate for dark matter, and a possible way to detect it. They... more
Dark Monopoles: Theoretical Physicists Propose New Candidate for Dark Matter  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 weeks
Professor John Terning and Dr. Christopher Verhaaren from the University of California, Davis, have a new... more
Giant Telescope in Chile Could Be Named for Pioneering Astronomer Vera Rubin  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
Astronomer Vera Rubin — best known for her pioneering research about dark matter — will lend her name to a new telescope if a... more
Vera Rubin: The Astronomer Who Brought Dark Matter to Light  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
Vera Rubin's discoveries showed that our universe is much more mysterious than anyone imagined. more
A new candidate for dark matter and a way to detect it  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Two theoretical physicists have a new candidate for dark matter and a possible way to detect it. more
Here's How Colossal Galaxy Clusters Reveal Dark Matter Secrets  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
Clusters of galaxies hold the prestigious title of "largest gravitationally bound structures in the universe," which is no small feat. more
Deceptively simple: Minute marine animals live in a sophisticated symbiosis with bacteria  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Trichoplax, one of the simplest animals on Earth, lives in a highly specific and intimate symbiosis with two types of bacteria. One, Grellia, is... more
A new candidate for dark matter and a way to detect it  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Two theoretical physicists at the University of California, Davis have a new candidate for dark matter, and a possible way to detect it. They... more
What if dark matter is lighter? Report calls for small experiments to broaden the hunt  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Theorized dark matter particles haven't yet shown up where scientists had expected them. So researchers are now designing... more
A new candidate for dark matter and a way to detect it  nanowerk · 2 weeks
Two theoretical physicists have a new candidate for dark matter and a possible way to detect it. more
Optimizing operations for an unprecedented view of the universe  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Under construction on a remote ridge in the Chilean Andes, the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) will boast the world's largest digital camera, helping researchers detect objects at the solar... more
Markarian 1216: Isolated Galaxy Has Dark Matter-Rich Core  SCI-NEWS.COM · 3 weeks
Markarian 1216 (Mrk 1216 for short) is a compact elliptical galaxy about 316 million light-years away. New data from NASA’s... more
Ancient Galaxy in the 'Sea Serpent' Has More Dark Matter Than Expected  SPACE.COM · 3 weeks
X-ray observations of a peculiar galaxy deep within the constellation Hydra (the Sea Serpent) have revealed more dark matter at its core than expected. more
Heart of lonesome galaxy is brimming with dark matter  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Isolated for billions of years, a galaxy with more dark matter packed into its core than expected has been identified by astronomers using data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory. more
Researchers solve mystery of the galaxy with no dark matter  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
A group of researchers from the Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC) has clarified a 2018 mystery in the field of extragalactic astrophysics: The supposed existence of a... more
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A miniature camera for the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope will help test the observatory and take first images
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Here's How Colossal Galaxy Clusters Reveal Dark Matter Secrets
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Optimizing operations for an unprecedented view of the universe
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Heart of lonesome galaxy is brimming with dark matter
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