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Could Dark Matter Spawn ‘Shadow Life’?

The vast majority of mass in our universe is invisible, and for a while, physicists have been trying really hard to understand what this elusive «stuff» is. Assumed to be...

What are dark matter and dark energy?

NASA’s Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) provided a true watershed moment in humanity’s quest to understand the cosmos. Its findings calculated the age of the universe and plotted the curvature...

Is Dark Matter Made of Primordial Black Holes?

Astronomers studying the motions of galaxies and the character of the cosmic microwave background radiation came to realize in the last century that most of the matter in the universe...