Satellite galaxies orbiting the Milky Way galaxy may give researchers insight into dark matter and even the origins of our universe.
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Physicists have put a limit on the warmth—and therefore the mass—of dark matter, the mysterious substance that makes up about a quarter of our universe.
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Algorithms similar to the ones Facebook uses to recognize faces in photos may help researchers get a better picture of the universe's dark matter.
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Exactly what dark matter is and how it came to be is still a mystery, but new calculations could add to our understanding of its origins.
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In a mine where workers once risked their lives to find gold, researchers now seek the ultimate treasure in particle physics—dark matter.
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Physicists report the first direct observation of two-neutrino double electron capture for xenon 124, the process it uses to decay.
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Now that they've identified the Higgs boson, scientists have set their sights on an even more elusive target: the world of dark matter and energy.
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Check out this video to hear physicists go head-to-head over which is better: theoretical or experimental physics.
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New research offers new clues to the formation of massive black holes, which may be more common than first thought.
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