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Kurzgesagt Explains What Science Knows, And More Importantly Doesn’t Know About Dark Matter and Dark Energy

Kurzgesagt Explains What Science Knows, And More Importantly Doesn't Know About Dark Matter and Dark Energy

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from Watch and Study

What is Dark Matter? A Mystery of the Universe

What is Dark Matter? A Mystery of the Universe You've probably heard the term Dark Matter, but what is it, and how do we know it exists?

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This image shows the distribution of dark matter, galaxies, and hot gas in the core of the merging galaxy cluster Abell 520. The result could present a challenge to basic theories of dark matter.

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from yahoo.com

What Is Dark Matter? Astronomers Are One Step Closer to Understanding Mysterious Phenomena

Dark matter is a mysterious, invisible material that permeates the universe. It's proved undetectable — until now.

from Live Science

The Biggest Unsolved Mysteries in Physics

What is dark matter? "Dark matter," as it is called, cannot be seen directly, and it hasn't yet been detected by indirect means, either. Instead, dark matter's existence and properties are inferred from its gravitational effects on visible matter, radiation and the structure of the universe. This shadowy substance is thought to pervade the outskirts of galaxies, and may be composed of "weakly interacting massive particles," or WIMPs.

from WIRED

The Experiments Most Likely to Shake Up the Future of Physics

Dark Matter Direct Detection Just what is dark matter? Scientists as yet have no idea. Some say it’s a huge mass of particles affecting the ...

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